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The age of innocence

Author: Edith Wharton
Publisher: London : Vintage Classic, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Into the world of propriety which composed the rigid code of old New York society returns the Countess Olenska, separated from her European husband and bearing with her an independence and impulsive awareness of life which stirs the educated sensitivity of Newland Archer.
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Genre/Form: General fiction
Romance fiction
Psychological fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Edith Wharton
ISBN: 9780099511281 0099511282
OCLC Number: 175283705
Description: pages cm
Responsibility: Edith Wharton.

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Newland Archer and May Welland are the perfect couple. He is a wealthy young lawyer and she is a lovely and sweet-natured girl. All seems set for success until the arrival of May's unconventional  Read more...

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"America's greatest woman novelist" * Sunday Times * "I love virtually all of Edith Wharton, but this one's my favourite... I admire her prose style, which is lucid, intelligent, and artful rather Read more...

 
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