Set in 1850s New York, The Heiress is the story of Catherine Sloper, the quiet, socially awkward daughter of wealthy Doctor Austin Sloper, who mourns his deceased, vivacious wife. Having little affection for his plain, introverted daughter, he constantly criticizes her shortcomings. When Catherine suddenly acquires a suitor, her father presumes the man is a poser, interested only in his daughter’s inheritance. Torn by longing and passion, Catherine must decide for herself whom to believe.
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