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Wharton, Edith 1862-1937

Overview
Works: 2,265 works in 8,896 publications in 18 languages and 424,976 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Psychological fiction  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Romance fiction  Short stories  Poetry  Satire 
Subject Headings: Novelists, American  Authors, American 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Bibliographic antecedent, Other, Creator, Dedicatee, Originator
Classifications: PS3545.H16, 813.52
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The age of innocence by Edith Wharton( Book )

553 editions published between 1920 and 2016 in 14 languages and held by 13,122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An elegant portrait of desire and betrayal in Old New York. In the highest circle of New York social life during the 1870's, Newland Archer, a young lawyer, prepares to marry the docile May Welland. Before their engagement is announced, he meets May's cousin, the mysterious, nonconformist Countess Ellen Olenska, who has returned to New York after a long absence
Ethan Frome by Edith Wharton( Book )

440 editions published between 1900 and 2016 in 14 languages and held by 11,551 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a poor farm near Starkfield in western Massachusetts, Ethan Frome struggles to wrest a living from the land, unassisted by his whining and hypochondrialcal wife Zeena. When Zeena's young cousin Mattie Silver is left destitute, and only place she can go is Ethan's farm. An embittered and man and an enchanting young woman meeting in such circumstances unleash predictable consequences as passions are aroused between the three protagonists
The house of mirth by Edith Wharton( Book )

432 editions published between 1905 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 10,772 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tragic story of a beautiful young woman caught up in the shallow and corrupt world of New York society at the turn of the century, where wealth and social status are everything
The custom of the country by Edith Wharton( Book )

161 editions published between 1913 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 4,054 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Undine Spragg, selfish and spoiled, determines to gain admittance into turn-of-the-century New York society
The buccaneers : a novel by Edith Wharton( Book )

76 editions published between 1938 and 2014 in English and French and held by 3,977 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wealthy young American girls visit England and lay siege to the hearts of members of the nobility
Summer by Edith Wharton( Book )

142 editions published between 1917 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 3,151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charts the sexual awakening of young Charity Royall from her carefree life in June through her affair in July and August, ending in autumn with her de facto abandonment and marriage of convenience to the man who raised her
Novels by Edith Wharton( Book )

28 editions published between 1985 and 2008 in English and held by 2,720 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The reef by Edith Wharton( Book )

134 editions published between 1912 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 2,710 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American lady in France discovers that the man she is about to marry has had an affair with her daughter's governess
Novellas and other writings by Edith Wharton( Book )

16 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in English and held by 2,476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The second Edith Wharton volume in The Library of America series contains five tales of Edith Wharton along with her autobiography and a previously unpublished autobiographical fragment
The age of innocence by Edith Wharton( Recording )

127 editions published between 1920 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A portrayal of New York society in the 1870's where money was important but counted less than manners and morals
Ethan Frome by Edith Wharton( Recording )

89 editions published between 1982 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ethan Frome, a New England farmer, is torn between duty and his love for Mattie Silver
American poetry : the twentieth century by E. E Cummings( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 2,349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains over 1500 poems by more than 200 well-known American poets, including Langston Hughes, T.S. Eliot, Ezra Pound, Robert Frost, and Wallace Stevens
The children by Edith Wharton( Book )

81 editions published between 956 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 2,231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Early twentieth-century American author Edith Wharton's 1928 novel about a group of seven step-siblings who strike up a relationship with a solitary bachelor on a yacht while hoping that their parents' reconciliation lasts
The glimpses of the moon by Edith Wharton( Book )

67 editions published between 1922 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nick Lansing and Susy Branch are young, attractive, but impoverished New Yorkers. They are in love and decide to marry, but realise their chances of happiness are slim without the wealth and society that their more privileged friends take for granted. Nick and Susy agree to separate when either encounters a more eligible proposition. However, as they honeymoon in friends' lavish houses, from a villa on Lake Como to a Venetian palace, jealous passions and troubled consciences cause the idyll to crumble. Edith Wharton has perceptively described the choices faced by Nick and Susy; the same dilemma still facing those seduced by the pleasures of society
Hudson river bracketed by Edith Wharton( Book )

70 editions published between 1929 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the 1920s, Hudson River bracketed is an examination of the artistic process as well as the complex, complicated relationships among men and women as they fall in love and challenge traditional assumptions about marriage, divorce, and careers
The house of mirth by Edith Wharton( )

66 editions published between 1977 and 2015 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 2,046 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tragic story of a beautiful young woman caught up in the shallow and corrupt world of New York society at the turn of the century, where wealth and social status are everything
The touchstone : [a story] by Edith Wharton( Book )

75 editions published between 1900 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young lawyer sells a package of love letters written to him over the years by a distinguished novelist to raise money to pay for his wedding to another woman. His secret comes back to haunt him and, when he confesses to his wife, their marriage is reduced to resigned coexistence
Madame de Treymes by Edith Wharton( Book )

65 editions published between 1906 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A classic tale of thwarted love
Artemis to Actaeon, and other verse by Edith Wharton( Book )

35 editions published between 1909 and 2014 in English and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of poetry expressing her observations and reflections
In Morocco by Edith Wharton( Book )

38 editions published between 1920 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edith Wharton découvrit le Maroc en 1917, à une époque où peu de voyageurs occidentaux avaient l'occasion de le parcourir comme elle le fit. Aux descriptions de mosquées, palais et harems, s'ajoutent des considérations plus générales sur l'histoire, l'architecture et la civilisation marocaines
 
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Alternative Names
Aiḍith Vhārṭan

Aiḍith Whārṭan

Edit Uorton

Edith Wharton

Edith Wharton Amerikaans schrijfster

Edith Wharton amerikansk författare

Edith Wharton amerikansk skribent

Edith Wharton romancière américaine

Edith Wharton scrittrice statunitense

Edith Wharton US-amerikanische Romanautorin

Gouorton, Intith 1862-1937

Jones , Edith

Jones, Edith 1862-1937

Jones, Edith Newbold 1862-1937

Newbold Jones, Edith

Olivieri, David.

Olivieri, David 1862-1937

Uorton, Ėdit 1862-1937

Vārtone, Edīte, 1862-1937

Vhārṭan, Aiḍith

Vortone, Edīte, 1862-1937

Wārtūn, Iydith, 1862-1937

Wharton, E. N. 1862-1937

Wharton, E. N. (Edith Newbold), 1862-1937

Wharton, Edith

Wharton, Edith 1862-1937

Wharton, Edith N. 1862-1937

Wharton, Edith Newbold

Wharton, Edith Newbold 1862-1937

Wharton , Edith Newbold Jones

Wharton, Edith Newbold Jones 1862-1937

Wŏt‘ŏn, Idisŭ, 1862-1937

Γουορτον, ινιτιθ, 1862-1937

ΙΝΤΙΘ ΓΟΥΟΡΤΟΝ, ΙΝΤΙΘ, 1862-1937

Идит Вортон

Уортон, Эдит

Уортон, Эдит 1862-1937

אדית וורטון

וורטון, אדית, 1862-1937

ורטון, אדית, 1862-1937

إديث وارتن، 1862-1937

إديث وارتون

إديث وارتون، 1862-1937

ادیت وارتون نویسنده آمریکایی

ایڈتھ وھارٹن

وارتن، إديت، 1862-1937

وھارٹن, ایڈتھ

ਏਡਿਥ ਵਾਰਟਨ

ଏଡ଼ିଥ୍ ହାରଟନ୍

อีดิธ วอร์ทัน

ედით უორტონი

와턴, 에디스 1862-1937

와튼, 에디스 1862-1937

워턴, 이디스 1862-1937

워튼, 에디스 1862-1937

워튼, 에디스 뉴볼드 1862-1937

워튼, 이디스 1862-1937

워튼, 이디스 뉴볼드 1862-1937

워튼, 이디쓰 1862-1937

월톤, 이디스 뉴볼드 1862-1937

이디스 워튼

존스, 이디스 뉴볼드 1862-1937

훠턴, 에디스 1862-1937

イーディス・ウォートン

ヴォートン

ウォートン, イーディス

ウォートン, イーデス

ウォールトン

伊迪絲·華頓

伊迪丝·华顿

华尓顿, 伊迪斯

埃迪絲, 華尓頓

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