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The age of innocence

Author: Edith Wharton
Publisher: New York : Charles Scribner's Sons, 1970, ©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: Romance fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Edith Wharton
OCLC Number: 608978783
Description: 361 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Edith Wharton.

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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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