The House of Mirth

by: Edith Wharton

Chapters 1-3 Quick Quiz

1 of 5
Where in Europe does Book Two open?

2 of 5
What was Bertha Dorset hoping to do by inviting Lily along on the cruise?

3 of 5
What elicits Bertha Dorset’s jealousy toward Lily, and causes her to spread a malicious rumor about Lily and George?

4 of 5
In the rumor Bertha Dorset spreads, where were Lily and George seen alone together?

5 of 5
What does Selden advise Lily to do when the two of them meet at the Duchess’s dinner?