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Edith wharton wharton's classic story of an aging (by victorian-era standards) spinster socialite who would rather marry for money than for true love. The house of mirth is a 1905 novel by the american author edith wharton it tells the story of lily bart, a well-born but impoverished woman belonging to new york city's high society around the turn of the. Watch online full movie: the house of mirth (2000) for free a woman risks losing her chance of happiness with the only man she has ever loved the house of mirth (2000.
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