Precedence at Bonnebouche Hall during the Holidays

Precedence at Bonnebouche Hall during the Holidays by George du Maurier. Scanned image and text by George P. Landow [You may use this image without prior permission for any scholarly or educational purpose as long as you (1) credit the person who scanned the image and (2) link your document to this URL in a web document or cite the Victorian Web in a print one. in a web document or cite the Victorian Web in a print one. ]

Commentary: Another of du Maurier's depictions of high society, it makes an interesting contrast to Leech's much earlier image of an ideal Dickensian christmas.

References

du Maurier, George. English Society. New York: Harper and Brothers, 1897.


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