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The age of innocence

Author: Edith Wharton; Wendy Wasserstein
Publisher: New York : Bantam Books, 1996.
Series: Bantam classic.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : 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, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Edith Wharton; Wendy Wasserstein
ISBN: 0553214500 9780553214505
OCLC Number: 34053785
Target Audience: Lexile: 1170.
Description: xii, 320 pages ; 18 cm.
Series Title: Bantam classic.
Responsibility: Edith Wharton ; with an introduction by Wendy Wasserstein.

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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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