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Chapter Abstracts

Chapter 1

* Sir Walter Elliot, whose wife died 13 years ago, is introduced.

* Sir Elliot's favorite book is his family history.

* Sir Elliot has three daughters, Elizabeth, Anne and Mary

* Elizabeth is Sir Elliot's favorite and he feels that Mary married well.

* Sir Elliot cares little for Anne, but their neighbor, Lady Russell, cares for her a great deal.

* Elizabeth has filled the role of lady of the house since her mother passed away.

* Even though Elizabeth is 29, Sir Elliot feels that she will marry well.

* Elizabeth had been engaged when she was younger, but her suitor married someone else. He is now a widower.

* The family has been in financial trouble since Sir Elliot's wife died.

* The family calls on their neighbors, Lady Russell and Mr. Shepherd, for advice about the financial matters.

Chapter 2

* Lady Russell writes up a budget for the family.

* Lady Russell consults Anne about the...

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