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The age of innocence

Author: Edith Wharton
Publisher: [Camp Hill, Pa.] : Quality Paperback Book Club, [1989?]
Series: Masters and masterpieces series
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A 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: Domestic fiction
Love stories
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Edith Wharton
OCLC Number: 57894768
Notes: Reprint. Originally published: New York : Scribner, 1968.
Description: xiv, 361 pages ; 21 cm.
Series Title: Masters and masterpieces series
Responsibility: Edith Wharton ; introduction by R.W.B. Lewis.

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A 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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