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Wharton, Edith 1862-1937

Overview
Works: 2,149 works in 8,572 publications in 19 languages and 408,685 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Psychological fiction  Biography  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Drama  Poetry  Film adaptations  Satire 
Subject Headings: Novelists, American  Authors, American 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Bibliographic antecedent, Creator, Dedicatee, Other, Originator
Classifications: PS3545.H16, 813.52
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Publications about Edith Wharton
Publications by Edith Wharton
Publications by Edith Wharton, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Edith Wharton
 
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Most widely held works by Edith Wharton
The age of innocence by Edith Wharton( Book )
541 editions published between 1920 and 2015 in 14 languages and held by 13,252 libraries worldwide
First appeared in The Pictorial Review in 1920
Ethan Frome by Edith Wharton( Book )
441 editions published between 1900 and 2016 in 14 languages and held by 11,951 libraries worldwide
On a poor farm near Starkfield in western Massachusetts, Ethan Frome struggles to wrest a living from the land, unassisted by his whining and hypochondrialcal wife Zeena. When Zeena's young cousin Mattie Silver is left destitute, and only place she can go is Ethan's farm. An embittered and man and an enchanting young woman meeting in such circumstances unleash predictable consequences as passions are aroused between the three protagonists
The house of mirth by Edith Wharton( Book )
413 editions published between 1905 and 2015 in 10 languages and held by 10,650 libraries worldwide
The tragic story of a beautiful young woman caught up in the shallow and corrupt world of New York society at the turn of the century, where wealth and social status are everything
The custom of the country by Edith Wharton( Book )
159 editions published between 1913 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 4,204 libraries worldwide
Undine Spragg, selfish and spoiled, determines to gain admittance into turn-of-the-century New York society
The buccaneers : a novel by Edith Wharton( Book )
69 editions published between 1938 and 2014 in English and French and held by 3,978 libraries worldwide
Wealthy young American girls visit England and lay siege to the hearts of members of the nobility
Summer by Edith Wharton( Book )
142 editions published between 1917 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 3,170 libraries worldwide
Charts the sexual awakening of young Charity Royall from her carefree life in June through her affair in July and August, ending in autumn with her de facto abandonment and marriage of convenience to the man who raised her
Novels by Edith Wharton( Book )
27 editions published between 1985 and 1990 in English and held by 2,716 libraries worldwide
The reef by Edith Wharton( Book )
128 editions published between 1912 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,711 libraries worldwide
American lady in France discovers that the man she is about to marry has had an affair with her daughter's governess
The age of innocence by Edith Wharton( Sound Recording )
116 editions published between 1920 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,486 libraries worldwide
A portrayal of New York society in the 1870's where money was important but counted less than manners and morals
Novellas and other writings by Edith Wharton( Book )
15 editions published between 1985 and 1994 in English and held by 2,465 libraries worldwide
The second Edith Wharton volume in The Library of America series contains five tales of Edith Wharton along with her autobiography and a previously unpublished autobiographical fragment
Ethan Frome by Edith Wharton( Sound Recording )
82 editions published between 1982 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,407 libraries worldwide
Ethan Frome, a New England farmer, is torn between duty and his love for Mattie Silver
American poetry : the twentieth century by Library of America (Firm)( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 2,345 libraries worldwide
Contains over 1500 poems by more than 200 well-known American poets, including Langston Hughes, T.S. Eliot, Ezra Pound, Robert Frost, and Wallace Stevens
The children by Edith Wharton( Book )
83 editions published between 956 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,267 libraries worldwide
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
The glimpses of the moon by Edith Wharton( Book )
67 editions published between 1922 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,214 libraries worldwide
Nick Lansing and Susy Branch are young, attractive, but impoverished New Yorkers. They are in love and decide to marry, but realise their chances of happiness are slim without the wealth and society that their more privileged friends take for granted. Nick and Susy agree to separate when either encounters a more eligible proposition. However, as they honeymoon in friends' lavish houses, from a villa on Lake Como to a Venetian palace, jealous passions and troubled consciences cause the idyll to crumble. Edith Wharton has perceptively described the choices faced by Nick and Susy; the same d
Hudson river bracketed by Edith Wharton( Book )
69 editions published between 1929 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,116 libraries worldwide
Set in the 1920s, Hudson River Bracketed is an examination of the artistic process as well as the complex, complicated relationships among men and women as they fall in love and challenge traditional assumptions about marriage, divorce, and careers
The house of mirth by Edith Wharton( file )
67 editions published between 1977 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,045 libraries worldwide
The tragic story of a beautiful young woman caught up in the shallow and corrupt world of New York society at the turn of the century, where wealth and social status are everything
The touchstone : [a story] by Edith Wharton( Book )
69 editions published between 1900 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,401 libraries worldwide
A young lawyer sells a package of love letters written to him over the years by a distinguished novelist to raise money to pay for his wedding to another woman. His secret comes back to haunt him and, when he confesses to his wife, their marriage is reduced to resigned coexistence
The valley of decision : a novel by Edith Wharton( Book )
84 editions published between 1892 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,308 libraries worldwide
The heir-presumptive of a north Italian Duchy tries to establish a constitution
Madame de Treymes, and others : four novelettes by Edith Wharton( Book )
60 editions published between 1906 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,265 libraries worldwide
A classic tale of thwarted love
A backward glance by Edith Wharton( Book )
38 editions published between 1933 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 764 libraries worldwide
Backward Glance was published in the Ladies' Home Journal from October 1933 through April 1934; the few items of correspondence are either to or from the Journal's staff regarding Wharton's publication
 
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Alternative Names
Edit Uorton
Edith Wharton
Edith Wharton Amerikaans schrijfster
Edith Wharton amerikansk författare
Edith Wharton amerikansk skribent
Edith Wharton écrivain américaine
Edith Wharton scrittrice statunitense
Edith Wharton US-amerikanische Romanautorin
Gouorton, Intith 1862-1937
Jones , Edith
Jones, Edith 1862-1937
Jones, Edith Newbold 1862-1937
Newbold Jones, Edith
Olivieri, David.
Olivieri, David 1862-1937
Uorton, Ėdit 1862-1937
Vārtone, Edīte, 1862-1937
Vortone, Edīte, 1862-1937
Wharton, E. N. 1862-1937
Wharton, E. N. (Edith Newbold), 1862-1937
Wharton, Edith
Wharton, Edith 1862-1937
Wharton, Edith N. 1862-1937
Wharton, Edith Newbold
Wharton, Edith Newbold 1862-1937
Wharton , Edith Newbold Jones
Wharton, Edith Newbold Jones 1862-1937
Wŏt‘ŏn, Idisŭ, 1862-1937
Γουορτον, ινιτιθ, 1862-1937
ΙΝΤΙΘ ΓΟΥΟΡΤΟΝ, ΙΝΤΙΘ, 1862-1937
Идит Вортон
Уортон, Эдит
Уортон, Эдит 1862-1937
אדית וורטון
إديث وارتن، 1862-1937
إديث وارتون
ادیت وارتون نویسنده آمریکایی
وارتن، إديت، 1862-1937
ਏਡਿਥ ਵਾਰਟਨ
ଏଡ଼ିଥ୍ ହାରଟନ୍
อีดิธ วอร์ทัน
ედით უორტონი
와턴, 에디스 1862-1937
와튼, 에디스 1862-1937
워턴, 이디스 1862-1937
워튼, 에디스 1862-1937
워튼, 에디스 뉴볼드 1862-1937
워튼, 이디스 1862-1937
워튼, 이디스 뉴볼드 1862-1937
워튼, 이디쓰 1862-1937
월톤, 이디스 뉴볼드 1862-1937
이디스 워튼
존스, 이디스 뉴볼드 1862-1937
훠턴, 에디스 1862-1937
イーディス・ウォートン
ヴォートン
ウォートン, イーディス
ウォートン, イーデス
ウォールトン
伊迪絲·華頓
伊迪丝·华顿
Languages
English (2,589)
French (82)
Spanish (69)
Italian (51)
German (33)
Chinese (21)
Polish (13)
Russian (11)
Korean (10)
Multiple languages (5)
Romanian (5)
Dutch (5)
Catalan (4)
Turkish (3)
Japanese (2)
Swedish (2)
Czech (2)
Vietnamese (1)
Portuguese (1)
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