Edith Wharton Books

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A Grave

  [english | ]  

Edith Wharton


Summary: [Jemima Shore at the Sunny Grave And Other Stories is a book by Antonia Fraser. First published in 1991 it a collection of nine short stories featuring series character Jemima Shore. It includes such settings as the Caribbean and the Mediterranean. The book includes murderous drama black comedy and a maniacal rapist.]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 75

A Venetian Night Entertainment

  [english | ]  

Edith Wharton


Summary: [The descent of man.--The mission of Jane.--The other two.--The quicksand.--The dilettante.--The reckoning.--Expiation.--The ladys maids bell.--A Venetian nights entertainment.]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 361

Afterward

  [english | ]  

Edith Wharton


Summary: [And Afterward the Dark is a collection of stories by author Basil Copper. It was released in 1977 and was the authors second collection of stories published by Arkham House. It was published in an edition of 4259 copies. One of the stories Camera Obscura was produced in 1973 for the television series Night Gallery.]
Genres: [ghost stories | short story | audiobookDownloads: 439

Aliaj Tempoj

  [english | 1999]  

Edith Wharton


Summary: [Aliaj Tempoj Esperanto Edition by Edith Wharton. Aliaj Tempoj is presented here in a high quality kindle edition. This popular classic work by Edith Wharton is in the Esperanto language. If you enjoy the works of Edith Wharton then we highly recommend this publication for your book collection.]
Genres: [fiction and literatureDownloads: 349

April Showers

  [english | ]  

Edith Wharton


Summary: [Edith Wharton born Edith Newbold Jones (January 24 1862 ? August 11 1937) was a Pulitzer Prize-winning American novelist short story writer and designer.]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 391

Artemis To Actaeon And Other Verse

  [english | ]  

Edith Wharton


Summary: [Edith Wharton born Edith Newbold Jones (January 24 1862 ? August 11 1937) was a Pulitzer Prize-winning American novelist short story writer and designer.]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 454

Artemis To Actaeon And Other Verses

  [english | 1909]  

Edith Wharton


Excerpts: [... couldst not look on me and live: so runs. The mortal legend-thou that couldst not live. Nor look on me (so the divine decree). That saw'st ...... a thing. And so to their incurious loves return. Not so with thee for some indeed there are. Who would behold the truth and then return. To ...... us for a cracked hurdy-gurdy Life. Mimicked the hurdy-gurdy, and we passed. We climbed the ...]
Genres: [poetryDownloads: 333

Autres Temps

  [english | 1916]  

Edith Wharton


Summary: [SL93.]
Genres: [short storyDownloads: 174

Botticelli Madonna In The Louvre

  [english | ]  

Edith Wharton


Summary: [Edith Wharton born Edith Newbold Jones (January 24 1862 ? August 11 1937) was a Pulitzer Prize-winning American novelist short story writer and designer.]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 188

Bunner Sisters

  [english | 1916]  

Edith Wharton


Summary: [An excellent book about two sisters living in poverty in New York. Interesting and emotional.]
Genres: [fiction and literature | audiobookDownloads: 192

Coming Home

  [english | 1916]  

Edith Wharton


Summary: [Coming Home by Edith Wharton. The next day we started for Rechamp not sure if we could get through but bound to anyhow It was the coldest day we d had the sky steel the earth iron and a snow-wind howling down on us from the north. The Vosges are splendid in winter. In summer they are just plump puddingy hills when the wind strips them they turn to mountains. And we seemed to have the whole ...]
Genres: [short storyDownloads: 364

Crucial Instances

  [english | 1901]  

Edith Wharton


Summary: [Crucial Instances is Edith Whartons classic 1901 short story collection.]
Genres: [fiction and literatureDownloads: 180

Ethan Frome

  [english | 1911]  

Edith Wharton


Summary: [The age of innocence.--Ethan Frome.--Old New York.]
Genres: [fiction and literature | audiobookDownloads: 498

Experience

  [english | ]  

Edith Wharton


Summary: [Stilwell and the American Experience in China 1911-45 written by Barbara Wertheim Tuchman and published in 1971 by Macmillan Publishers it won the 1972 Pulitzer Prize for General Non-Fiction. The book was republished in 2001 by Grove Press Also published under the title Sand Against the Wind: Stilwell and the American Experience in China 1911-45 by Macmillan Publishers in 1970. Using the life of ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 239

Expiation

  [english | ]  

Edith Wharton


Summary: [The descent of man.--The mission of Jane.--The other two.--The quicksand.--The dilettante.--The reckoning.--Expiation.--The ladys maids bell.--A Venetian nights entertainment.]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 276

Fighting France

  [english | 1918]  

Edith Wharton


Summary: [Fighting France Edith Wharton by Edith Wharton. AUGUST On the 30th of July 1914 motoring north from Poitiers we had lunched somewhere by the roadside under apple-trees on the edge of a field. Other fields stretched away on our right and left to a border of woodland and a village steeple. All around was noonday quiet and the sober disciplined landscape which the traveller s memory is apt to evoke ...]
Genres: [war | historyDownloads: 499

Here And Beyond

  [english | 1926]  

Edith Wharton


Summary: [Edith Wharton born Edith Newbold Jones (January 24 1862 ? August 11 1937) was a Pulitzer Prize-winning American novelist short story writer and designer.]
Genres: [fiction | short storiesDownloads: 117

House Of Mirth

  [english | ]  

Edith Wharton


Excerpts: [... that I wouldn't do over the drawing-room. The very thing you are marrying for! Exactly. So she packed him off to India. ...... For a long time she had refused to play bridge. She knew she could not afford it, and she was afraid of acquiring so expensive a taste. ...... Lawrence Selden and Mr. Gryce. It was that comparison which was her undoing. Why else had she suddenly grown ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 65

Hudson River Bracketed

  [english | 1929]  

Edith Wharton


Excerpts: [... and on a spring evening, to know this, and to feel himself forever excluded from the fellowship of the young and the happy. He supposed other fellows ...... agony of youth at such profanation. The oppression was intolerable. He was like a captive walled into a dark airless cell, and the walls of that cell ...... that was familiar to him. He read: ? In Xanadu did Kubla Khan??? ? Oh, ...]
Genres: [fictionDownloads: 375

In Morocco

  [english | 1920]  

Edith Wharton


Summary: [This is fascinating but the writing style itself is less wonderful than you might expect. Wharton is clearly blown away by what she sees on one of the first tours of Morocco by a Western person since the French occupation began and there are many beautiful moments. The writing is impressionistic but oddly formal. If youre interested in Morocco or the Merinid/Almohad empires this will be ...]
Genres: [travelDownloads: 36
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