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An Edith Wharton chronology /
Edgar F. Harden.
imprint
Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, c2005.
description
xi, 146 p.
ISBN
1403995834
format(s)
Book
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imprint
Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, c2005.
isbn
1403995834
catalogue key
5634430
 
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Summaries
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Edith Wharton was a prolific writer, who created not only novels, novellas, short stories and poems, but also a series of travel writings, essays and translations. Edgar Harden's account of her professional and personal life details her experiences and places her in social context.
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This new volume in theAuthor Chronologyseries illuminates the writing of Edith Wharton by detailing her experiences and placing her in her social context.
Main Description
This new volume in the Author Chronology series illuminates the writing of Edith Wharton by detailing her experiences and placing her in her social context. Edith Wharton was a prolific as well as a many-sided writer, who created not only novels, novellas, short stories, and poems, but also a notable series of travel writings, and did translations, pieces for the theatre, and essays on other writers and their works, as well as on the creation and criticism of fiction.This account of Wharton's personal and professional life providesan invaluable insight into an important American woman writer of the twentieth century.
Main Description
This new volume in the Author Chronology series illuminates the writing of Edith Wharton by detailing her experiences and placing her in her social context. Edith Wharton was a prolific as well as a many-sided writer, who created not only novels, novellas, short stories, and poems, but also a notable series of travel writings, and did translations, pieces for the theatre, and essays on other writers and their works, as well as on the creation and criticism of fiction.This account of Wharton's personal and professional life provides an invaluable insight into an important American woman writer of the twentieth century.
Table of Contents
General Editor's Preface
Acknowledgements
List of Abbreviations
Introduction
Ancestry and Family
Chronology
A Wharton Who's Who
Bibliography
Index
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