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Autor: Edith Wharton|
Publisher: Barnes & Noble
Publisher date: 12/17/2010
Format: PDF, EPUB
File size: 619 KB
Description of the book "Wharton Library (Barnes & Noble Classics Series)":This shelf-worthy collection is comprised of Edith Wharton's most celebrated and resilient works:
• The Age of Innocence This Pulitzer Prize-winning novel offers a sumptuous portrait of society life and scandal in Gilded Age New York.
• The House of Mirth In this absorbing fiction, young Manhattan socialite Lily Bart attempts to achieve an advantageous marriage, but makes one unfortunate choice after another, even as she squanders the relationship with man she really loves.
• Ethan Frome and Selected Stories Set in a small New England town, Ethan Frome relates the story of an unhappily married poor farmer who falls in PDF love with a visiting cousin. In addition to the novel, this book includes four of Wharton's finest short stories.
The Barnes &- Noble Classics series offers quality editions at affordable prices to the student and the general reader, including new scholarship, thoughtful design, and pages of carefully crafted extras. Here are some of the remarkable features of Barnes &- Noble Classics series:
• New introductions commissioned from today's top writers and scholars
• Biographies of the authors
• Chronologies of contemporary historical, biographical, and cultural events
• Footnotes and endnotes
• Selective discussions of imitations, parodies, poems, books, plays, paintings, operas, statuary, and films inspired by PDF the work
• Comments by other famous authors
• Study questions to challenge the reader's viewpoints and expectations
• Bibliographies for further reading
• Indices &- Glossaries, when appropriate