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Novellas and other writings

by Edith Wharton

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  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Literary Classics of the United States, Distributed by Viking Press in New York, N.Y .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Other titlesMadame de Treymes., Ethan Frome., Summer., Old New York., Mother"s recompense., Backward glance.
StatementEdith Wharton.
SeriesThe Library of America ;, 47
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3545.H16 A6 1990b
The Physical Object
Pagination1137 p. :
Number of Pages1137
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2224108M
ISBN 100940450534
LC Control Number89062930

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