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The house of mirth

Author: Edith Jones Wharton; Cynthia Griffin Wolff
Publisher: New York : Penguin Books, 1993.
Series: Penguin twentieth-century classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats

Lily Bart lives among the nouveaux riches of New York City. In this aesthetically bankrupt world, Lily, seeks a husband who can satisfy her cravings for endless admiration and wealth. But her quest  Read more...


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Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Edith Jones Wharton; Cynthia Griffin Wolff
ISBN: 0140187294 9780140187298
OCLC Number: 919733836
Description: XXVIII, 338 p. ; 20 cm.
Series Title: Penguin twentieth-century classics.
Responsibility: Edith Wharton ; With an introduction by Cynthia Griffin Wolff.


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With an introduction by Elizabeth Hardwick,Contemporary Reviews, and LettersBetween Edith Wharton and Her Publisher" A frivolous society can acquire dramatic significance only through what its Read more...

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