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Title Edith Wharton / edited and with an introduction by Harold Bloom.

Imprint New York : Chelsea House, c1986.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    813 Wharton,E EDI    Available
Description viii, 176 p. ; 25 cm.
Series Modern critical views
Modern critical views.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 161-163) and index.
Contents A writer of short stories / R.W.B. Lewis -- Undine / Richard H. Lawson -- Fairy-tale love and The reef / Elizabeth Ammons -- Hudson River bracketed and The gods arrive / Margaret B. McDowell -- Ethan Frome : "this vision of his story" / Cynthia Griffin Wolff -- Edith Wharton and the ghost story / Allan Gardner Smith -- Purity and power in The age of innocence / Judith Fryer -- The divided conflict of Edith Wharton's Summer / Carol Wershoven -- Debasing exchange : Edith Wharton's The house of mirth / Wai-chee Dimock -- The death of the lady (novelist) : Wharton's House of mirth / Elaine Showalter.
Subject Wharton, Edith, 1862-1937 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Women and literature -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Added Author Bloom, Harold.
ISBN 0877546991 (alk. paper) : $19.95
9780877546993 (alk. paper)

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