Study Guide

The Fountainhead - Study Guide Part 4, Chapter 12 Summary & Analysis

This Study Guide consists of approximately 84 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of The Fountainhead.
This section contains 369 words
(approx. 1 page at 400 words per page)
Buy The Fountainhead Study Guide

After Roark and Wynand return, Roark sees that the Cortlandt Homes design has been changed. Two associate designers who want to express their own work have been brought onto the project. A social worker has insisted on an unnecessary gym. Though Peter tried to keep the agreement, he could not fight Toohey's bureaucracy. The changes push up costs. Peter offers to confess to their deal publicly, but Roark refuses. Peter asks what Roark will do, and Roark says that he won't do anything to Peter, saying that:

"It's I who've destroyed you, Peter. From the beginning. By helping

you. There are matters in which one must not ask for help nor give it" (532.)

Roark asks Dominique to help him, wanting to include her in his plans. She drives to Cortlandt Homes from a dinner party. She relishes the newness of her car, knowing...

(read more from the Part 4, Chapter 12 Summary)

This section contains 369 words
(approx. 1 page at 400 words per page)
Buy The Fountainhead Study Guide
Copyrights
Novels for Students
The Fountainhead from Novels for Students. ©2005-2006 Thomson Gale, a part of the Thomson Corporation. All rights reserved.