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Edith Wharton abroad

selected travel writings, 1888-1920

by Edith Wharton

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Published by St. Martin"s Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wharton, Edith, 1862-1937 -- Travel,
  • Voyages and travels

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [211]-213) and index.

    StatementEdith Wharton ; edited by Sarah Bird Wright.
    ContributionsWright, Sarah Bird.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3545.H16 A6 1995c
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxii, 216 p. :
    Number of Pages216
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1271854M
    ISBN 100312124171
    LC Control Number95003119

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    Hailed for her remarkable social and psychological insights into the Gilded Age lives of privileged Americans, Edith Wharton, the first woman to win a Pulitzer Prize, was a transnational author who attempted to understand and appreciate the culture, history, and artifacts of the regions she encountered in her extensive travels by: 3. Edith Wharton (n. 24 ianuarie , New York, New York, SUA – d. 11 august , Saint-Brice-sous-Forêt[*], Franța) a fost o scriitoare, romancieră, poetă și traducătoare americană, câștigătoare a unui Premiu Pulitzer și de trei ori nominalizată la Premiul Nobel pentru Literatură în , și Cetățenie: SUA.

    Clearly, “Edith Wharton Abroad” is just a minor trickle in the stream of Whartonalia (letters, biographies, reprints of short stories and novels) that has gushed forth in recent years, along Author: CHARLOTTE INNES. Edith Wharton, First Edition. Edith Wharton Abroad: Selected Travel Writings, Edith Wharton. Published by Palgrave and what impact this book had on subsequent scholarship. Each book includes discussion questions that help clarify and reinforce major themes and reading recommendations for further research. Read with confidence.


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