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The age of innocence

Author: Edith Wharton
Publisher: New York : Modern Library, ©1920.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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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.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Edith Wharton
OCLC Number: 2438673
Target Audience: Lexile: 1170.
Description: 287 pages ; 19 cm
Responsibility: Edith Wharton ; with an introductory note by Francis Wyndham.

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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.

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