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The age of innocence

Author: Edith Wharton
Publisher: New York : Scribner, 1968.
Series: Scribner library of contemporary classics.
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: Domestic fiction
Love stories
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Wharton, Edith, 1862-1937.
Age of innocence.
New York, Scribner [1968]
(OCoLC)576687536
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Edith Wharton
ISBN: 0684719258 9780684719252
OCLC Number: 752624
Notes: Reprint of 1920 ed.
Target Audience: Lexile: 1170.
Description: xiv, 361 pages ; 22 cm.
Series Title: Scribner library of contemporary classics.
Responsibility: by Edith Wharton ; introd. by R.W.B. Lewis.

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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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