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eBook Edith Wharton ePub

by Richard Worth

  • ISBN: 0671866168
  • Subcategory: No category
  • Author: Richard Worth
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Julian Messner, New York (1994)
  • ePub book: 1676 kb
  • Fb2 book: 1902 kb
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Wharton drew upon her insider's knowledge of the upper class New York "aristocracy" to realistically portray the lives and morals of the Gilded Age. She was the first woman to win the Pulitzer Prize for Literature in 1921. She was inducted into the National Women's Hall of Fame in 1996.

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She was educated by private tutors and governesses at home and in Europe, where the family resided.

Wharton broke through these strictures to become one of America’s greatest writers. Author of The Age of Innocence, Ethan Frome, and The House of Mirth, she wrote over 40 books in 40 years, including authoritative works on architecture, gardens, interior design, and travel

A Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist, Wharton is known for her. A Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist, Wharton is known for her sharp wit and observations about class in America.

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