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Title:
The Cambridge companion to Edith Wharton
Author:
Bell, Millicent.
Publication Information:
Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1995.
Physical Description:
xiii, 210 pages ; 24 cm.
Language:
English
Contents:
Introduction : a critical history / Millicent Bell -- The social subject in The age of innocence / Pamela Knights -- Edith Wharton and the science of manners / Nancy Bentley -- Edith Wharton and race / Elizabeth Ammons -- The custom of the country : Spragg and the art of the deal / Elaine Showalter -- The female conscience in Wharton's shorter fiction / Gloria C. Erlich -- Law, language, and ritual in Summer / Rhonda Skillern -- The house of mirth : the bachelor and the baby / Maureen Howard -- The fruit of the tree : Justine and the perils of abstract idealism / James W. Tuttleton -- The valley of decision : Edith Wharton's Italian mask / William L. Vance -- Edith Wharton's Valley of decision : a rediscovered contemporary critique / Vernon Lee.
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ISBN:
9780521453585

9780521485135
Format :
Book