The Romance Of A Shop

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The Romance Of A Shop Quizzes & Trivia

This is a quiz over the basic context of Amy Levy's novel, The Romance of A Shop.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which of the characters are biological sisters in the book?
    • A. 

      Gertrude, Caroline, Lucy

    • B. 

      Lucy, Gerturde, Frances

    • C. 

      Gertrude, Phyllis, Lucy

  • 2. 
    Who is the Lorimer Sisters's first client?
    • A. 

      Lord Watergate

    • B. 

      Fred Devondshire

    • C. 

      Mr. Oakley

  • 3. 
    Who is Mr. Russel?
    • A. 

      Lucy's husband

    • B. 

      Mr. Lorimer'sfFriend

    • C. 

      One of their clients

  • 4. 
    What does Phyllis die of?
    • A. 

      Consumption, complicated with heart disease

    • B. 

      A broken heart

    • C. 

      Cancer

  • 5. 
    Which of the sisters does this quote desscribe, “the youngest, tallest, and prettiest of the sisters; a slender, delicate-looking creature of seventeen, who had outgrown her strength; the spoiled child of the family by virtue of her youth, her weakness, and her personal charms” (53).
    • A. 

      Phyllis

    • B. 

      Gertrude

    • C. 

      Lucy

  • 6. 
    Who does Gertrude marry at the end of the novel?
    • A. 

      Mr. Russel

    • B. 

      Mr. Oakley

    • C. 

      Lord Watergate

  • 7. 
    What does Lord Watergate of the sisters photograph at the beginning of the novel?
    • A. 

      His dog

    • B. 

      Family portrait

    • C. 

      His dead wife

  • 8. 
    Which of the following is not a theme of the novel?
    • A. 

      Appearences

    • B. 

      Money

    • C. 

      Religion

  • 9. 
    What is the name of the photography studio?
    • A. 

      Lorimer Designs

    • B. 

      G & L. Lorimer: The Photographic Studio

    • C. 

      Modern Photography

  • 10. 
    "He's an artist; works chiefly in black and white for the illustrated papers. . .He and another man have a studio in York Place together" (89). - Who is this describing?
    • A. 

      Frank Jermyn

    • B. 

      Lord Watergate

    • C. 

      Fred Devonshire