Source text (please read only from this text!): https://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/69446The last novel by British author Ouida. It is a satirical look at societal norms through the story of the nouveau riche Massarenes. They attempt to gain the upper echelons of society with the aid of the scheming Lady Kenilworth. It is a lurid celebration of eccentricity and excess. (Summary by Lynne T)
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[*]Link to author on Wikipedia (if available): https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ouida (Ouida)
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[*]Original publication date (if known): 1897
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Genres for the project: General Fiction/Published 1800 -1900
Keywords that describe the book: society, class, nouveau riche
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End of recording:"Section (or Chapter) # of The Massarenes. This is a LibriVox recording. All LibriVox recordings are in the public domain. For more information or to volunteer, please visit librivox.org." [Optional: "Read by your name."] "The Massarenes, by Ouida. Section Title."
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