Snobs - Chapter 4 Summary & Analysis

Julian Fellowes
This Study Guide consists of approximately 56 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of Snobs.
This section contains 622 words
(approx. 2 pages at 400 words per page)
Buy the Snobs Study Guide

Summary

Chapter 4

After dating Charles for a short while, Edith begins to attract attention in the popular press, including photographs, profiles and appearances on television talk shows. Soon she has become somewhat famous, but begins to "believe her own publicity," (p. 38) mistakenly thinking she is drawing all the attention because she has an interesting life, rather than just being famous for being famous.

The narrator runs into Edith at a restaurant having lunch. She somewhat desperately asks if he will come to Sussex the following weekend for a dinner party at Broughton Hall. He suspects the dinner is to announce their engagement, but she does not confirm his suspicion.

The narrator goes to the dinner, attending with David and Isabel, who are excited to finally have been invited to Broughton Hall socially but are trying to conceal their excitement. At the dinner, he meets Charles'...

(read more from the Chapter 4 Summary)

This section contains 622 words
(approx. 2 pages at 400 words per page)
Buy the Snobs Study Guide
Copyrights
BookRags
Snobs from BookRags. (c)2016 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.
Follow Us on Facebook