How is snobbery portrayed in the short story "The Doll's House" by Katherine Mansfield?  

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Snobbery is depicted in Mansfield's "The Doll's House" with the social stratification described in the narrative and with the spoken words and actions of the Burnells.

After "dear old Mrs. Hay" has stayed with the Burnells, she sends the prettiest and most interesting doll's house to the three Burnell girls. They are so excited about owning this extravagant doll's house that they ask to be able to show it to some of the other girls at school.

The snobbery of the Burnells is exemplified in the planning of the viewing and the arrangement of the girls who will be allowed to view the doll's house: 

  • The oldest Burnell girl named Isabel declares that she...

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