The Custom of the Country- Edith Wharton

470 Pages
Edith Wharton
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Summary

The Custom of the Country is a 1913 tragicomedy of manners novel by American Edith Wharton. It tells the story of Undine Spragg, a Midwestern girl who attempts to ascend in New York City society. Edith Wharton (1862 – 1937) was an American novelist, short story writer, and designer. Wharton drew upon her insider's knowledge of the upper class New York "aristocracy" to realistically portray the lives and morals of the Gilded Age. In 1921, she became the first woman to win the Pulitzer Prize for Literature. She was inducted into the National Women's Hall of Fame in 1996.
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Format:
E-book
Pages E-book:
470
Languages:
English
Published:
31/07/2020
Publisher E-Book:
Wisehouse Classics
ISBN E-book:
9789176378427

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