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The children

Author: Edith Wharton; D. Appleton and Company.
Publisher: New York ; London : D. Appleton and Company, 1928.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Early twentieth-century American author Edith Wharton's 1928 novel about a group of seven step-siblings who strike up a relationship with a solitary bachelor on a yacht while hoping that their parents' reconciliation lasts. One of Mrs. Wharton's latest novels, this is a story of expatriate Americans in the 1920s. Its theme is the predicament of children whose rich, pleasure-mad parents progress through marriages and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Wharton, Edith, 1862-1937.
Children.
New York ; London : D. Appleton and Co., 1928
(OCoLC)567932957
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Edith Wharton; D. Appleton and Company.
OCLC Number: 1893934
Notes: On t.p. verso: "Copyright - 1928- by D. Appleton and Company, Printed in the United States of America."
On t.p. verso: "Copyright, 1928, by the Pictorial Review, Inc."
Description: [8], 346, [1] pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Edith Wharton.

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Early twentieth-century American author Edith Wharton's 1928 novel about a group of seven step-siblings who strike up a relationship with a solitary bachelor on a yacht while hoping that their parents' reconciliation lasts. One of Mrs. Wharton's latest novels, this is a story of expatriate Americans in the 1920s. Its theme is the predicament of children whose rich, pleasure-mad parents progress through marriages and divorces as casually as they flit around the fashionable European resorts of the period.

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