The Portable Edith Wharton

By: Wharton, Edith

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3rd printing. Owner stamp on endpaper. 2003 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. Best known for her novels depicting the stifling conformity and ceremoniousness of the upper-class New York society into which she was born, Edith Wharton also wrote brilliantly in many genres: essays, travel pieces, memoirs, and a variety of short stories. This unique collection provides a fresh look at Wharton's genius by including a generous sampling of her short stories, along with nonfiction, letters, excerpts from the novels The House of Mirth, The Reef, and The Age of Innocence, and Summer, reprinted in its entirety. Also included in this volume is an introduction by Linda Wagner-Martin, who examines the life and literary accomplishments of Edith Wharton, a chronology, notes, and bibliography.

Title: The Portable Edith Wharton

Author: Wharton, Edith

Categories: American,

Edition: 3rd Printing

Publisher: Penguin: 2003

ISBN Number: 0142437581

ISBN Number 13: 9780142437582

Binding: Trade Paperback

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 2296812

Keywords: LITERATURE AMERICAN,