the Marriage Settlement

In the first of the series, The Marriage Settlement, he shows an arranged marriagebetween the son of bankrupt Earl Squanderfield and the daughter of a wealthy but miserlycity merchant. Construction on the Earl's new mansion, visible through the window, has stopped and a usurer negotiates payment for further construction at the center table. The Earl proudly points to a picture of his family tree.

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