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The age of innocence

Author: Edith Wharton; Stephen Orgel
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press : [distributor] Oxford University Press Distribution Services, 2008.
Series: Oxford World's Classics
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Edith Wharton's most famous novel, written immediately after the end of the First World War, is a brilliantly realized anatomy of New York society in the 1870s. The charming Newland Archer is content to live within its constraints until he meets Ellen Olenska, whose arrival threatens his impending marriage as well as his comfortable future.
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Genre/Form: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Edith Wharton; Stephen Orgel
ISBN: 9780199540013 0199540012
OCLC Number: 851822344
Language Note: English.
Notes: Epublication based on: 9781440635687.
Publisher63s recommended alternative: 9781558006607.
Target Audience: General (US: Trade).
Description: 304 pages ; 20 x 13 x 1 cm.
Series Title: Oxford World's Classics
Responsibility: Edith Wharton ; Volume editor Stephen Orgel.

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Edith Wharton's most famous novel, written immediately after the end of the First World War, is a brilliantly realized anatomy of New York society in the 1870s. The charming Newland Archer is content to live within its constraints until he meets Ellen Olenska, whose arrival threatens his impending marriage as well as his comfortable future.

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