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Wharton, Edith 1862-1937

Works: 2,153 works in 8,754 publications in 19 languages and 419,279 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Psychological fiction  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Drama  Film adaptations  Satire  Love stories 
Subject Headings: Novelists, American  Authors, American 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Bibliographic antecedent, Creator, Other
Classifications: PS3545.H16, 813.52
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The age of innocence by Edith Wharton( Book )

561 editions published between 1920 and 2015 in 14 languages and held by 13,132 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 )

461 editions published between 1900 and 2016 in 15 languages and held by 12,343 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 )

420 editions published between 1905 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 10,647 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 )

157 editions published between 1913 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 4,330 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 )

70 editions published between 1938 and 2014 in English and French and held by 3,986 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 )

150 editions published between 1917 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 3,146 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 )

27 editions published between 1985 and 1990 in English and held by 2,725 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The reef by Edith Wharton( Book )

123 editions published between 1912 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,699 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
The age of innocence by Edith Wharton( Recording )

122 editions published between 1920 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,498 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
Novellas and other writings by Edith Wharton( Book )

15 editions published between 1985 and 1994 in English and held by 2,464 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
Ethan Frome by Edith Wharton( Recording )

86 editions published between 1982 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ethan Frome, a New England farmer, is torn between duty and his love for Mattie Silver
The children by Edith Wharton( Book )

79 editions published between 956 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 2,240 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. One of Mrs. Wharton's latest novels, this is a story of expatriate Americans in the 1920s. Its theme is the predicament of children whose rich, pleasure-mad parents progress through marriages and divorces as casually as they flit around the fashionable European resorts of the period
The glimpses of the moon by Edith Wharton( Book )

86 editions published between 1922 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nick Lansing and Susy Branch agree to marry and spend a year or so sponging off their wealthy friends, but if either should find someone else who can advance them socially, they're each free to dissolve the marriage
Old New York by Edith Wharton( Book )

48 editions published between 1924 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,897 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four short tales revealing the tensions of those who lived behind the fine facade of New York society in the mid-nineteenth century
The touchstone : [a story] by Edith Wharton( Book )

75 editions published between 1900 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,411 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, and others : four novelettes by Edith Wharton( Book )

76 editions published between 1906 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A classic tale of thwarted love
Descent of man : stories by T. Coraghessan Boyle( Book )

42 editions published between 1904 and 2015 in English and held by 602 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection consisting of "The Descent of Man," "The Other Two," "Expiation," "The Lady's Maid's Bell," "The Mission of Jane," "The Reckoning," "The Letter," "The Dilettante," "The Quicksand," and "A Venetian Night's Entertainment."
The hermit and the wild woman : and other stories by Edith Wharton( Book )

58 editions published between 1908 and 2012 in English and held by 465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seven short stories from the prolific Pulitzer Prize-winning American novelist Edith Wharton
The Age of Innocence by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

46 editions published between 1953 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of the manners and morals of New York society in the later 1800's, focusing on a handsome young lawyer who cannot decide between passion and propriety in his women
The letter by Edith Wharton( )

12 editions published between 1936 and 1996 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Alternative Names
Aiḍith Vhārṭan

Aiḍith Whārṭan

Edit Uorton

Edith Wharton

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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

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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

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Идит Вортон

Уортон, Эдит

Уортон, Эдит 1862-1937

אדית וורטון

וורטון, אדית, 1862-1937

ורטון, אדית, 1862-1937

إديث وارتن، 1862-1937

إديث وارتون

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



ウォートン, イーディス

ウォートン, イーデス




华尓顿, 伊迪斯

埃迪絲, 華尓頓

Ethan FromeThe house of mirthThe custom of the countryThe buccaneers : a novelSummerNovelsThe reefThe age of innocence