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The House of Mirth (Mass Market Paperbound)

    By Edith Wharton, Anna Quindlen (Introduction by)
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    A literary sensation when it was published by Scribners in 1905, The House of Mirth quickly established Edith Wharton as the most important American woman of letters in the twentieth century. The first American novel to provide a devastatingly accurate portrait of New York's aristocracy, it is the story of the beautiful and beguiling Lily Bart and her ill-fated attempt to rise to the heights of a heartless society in which, ultimately, she has no part.
    Product Details
    ISBN: 9780451527561
    ISBN-10: 0451527569
    Publisher: New American Library
    Publication Date: February 4th, 2000
    Pages: 350
    Language: English