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The Resource The collected stories of Edith Wharton, selected and introduced by Anita Brookner

The collected stories of Edith Wharton, selected and introduced by Anita Brookner

Label
The collected stories of Edith Wharton
Title
The collected stories of Edith Wharton
Statement of responsibility
selected and introduced by Anita Brookner
Title variation
Edith Wharton
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Combining two volumes of Wharton's short stories in a brand new edition, this outstanding selection is the most comprehensive available. Although Edith Wharton is best known for her novels The Age of Innocence and The House of Mirth, this extensive collection of her short fiction shows her to be a master of all its varieties."--
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Summary
A definitive collection of short stories by the author known for her insight into the lives of women and men trying to reconcile the desires of the heart with the demands of society, in a volume that also includes an introduction by the Booker Prize-winning author of The Hotel du Lac. Reprint
Writing style
Assigning source
From Amazon
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061930
Cataloging source
DLC
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1862-1937
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Wharton, Edith
Dewey number
813/.52
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Brookner, Anita
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True
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  • Manners and customs
  • Manners and customs
Target audience
adult
Label
The collected stories of Edith Wharton, selected and introduced by Anita Brookner
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 625)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction /Anita Brookner -- The Pelican -- The Other Two -- The Mission of Jane -- The Reckoning -- The Last Asset -- The Letters -- Autres Temps ... -- The Long Run -- After Holbein -- Atrophy -- Pomegranate Seed -- Her Son -- Charm Incorporated -- All Souls' -- The Lamp of Psyche -- A Journey -- The Line of Least Resistance -- The Moving Finger -- Expiation -- Les Metteurs en Scene -- Full Circle -- The Daunt Diana -- Afterward -- The Bolted Door -- The Temperate Zone -- Diagnosis -- The Day of the Funeral -- Confession -- Afterword /Anita Brookner
Control code
ocm51632272
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
3rd Carroll & Graf trade paperback ed.
Extent
ix, 625 pages
Isbn
9780786711123
Lccn
2011378835
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)51632272
Label
The collected stories of Edith Wharton, selected and introduced by Anita Brookner
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 625)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction /Anita Brookner -- The Pelican -- The Other Two -- The Mission of Jane -- The Reckoning -- The Last Asset -- The Letters -- Autres Temps ... -- The Long Run -- After Holbein -- Atrophy -- Pomegranate Seed -- Her Son -- Charm Incorporated -- All Souls' -- The Lamp of Psyche -- A Journey -- The Line of Least Resistance -- The Moving Finger -- Expiation -- Les Metteurs en Scene -- Full Circle -- The Daunt Diana -- Afterward -- The Bolted Door -- The Temperate Zone -- Diagnosis -- The Day of the Funeral -- Confession -- Afterword /Anita Brookner
Control code
ocm51632272
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
3rd Carroll & Graf trade paperback ed.
Extent
ix, 625 pages
Isbn
9780786711123
Lccn
2011378835
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)51632272

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