The Brave Escape of Edith Wharton
A BiographyBook - 2010
Reviews the life of the author of "Ethan Frome", a woman well ahead of her time, who sought ways to escape her privileged upbringing, surrounded herself with male friends, divorced her disturbed husband and suffered through a brief, painful love affair. Edith Wharton wrote wildly popular novels that were published under her own name, and she became the most successful writer in America.
Publisher: Boston : Clarion Books, 2010.
Characteristics: 184 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.