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Edith Wharton was one of the most celebrated female authors of the early 20th century, famous for naturalistic novels that depicted New York high society. Born into an upper-class New York family, she spent much of her adult life in France and did not be... More »
Name at Birth: Edith Newbold Jones
Born: January 24, 1862, New York City, New York
Died: August 11, 1937
The Age of Innocence by
Call Number: F WHA