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Edith Wharton at Home :Life at The Mount /Richard Guy Wilson ; Foreword by Pauline C. Metcalf ; Photographs by John Arthur.

Collection Type
Books
Originator
Wilson, Richard Guy, 1940-
Contents
Foreword / Pauline C. Metcalf -- Finding her way -- Designing and building The Mount -- Life at The Mount -- Afterward.
Edition
First edition.
Description
"At once a leader and a recorder of the glamorous Gilded Age society, Edith Wharton is at the pinnacle of American literature and social history. The Mount, her summer "cottage" in the Berkshires, was essential to her success, filled with gatherings of literary figures and artists, and this book documents the story of her life there"-- Provided by publisher.
187 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN
1580933289 (hardback)
9781580933285 (hardback)
GUSN
284432
Call Number
Stacks PS3545.H16 Z935 2012
Other People and Orgs
Mount, The (Lenox, Mass.)
Wharton, Edith, 1862-1937
Descriptive terms
ARCHITECTURE Buildings Residential.
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY Literary.
DESIGN Interior Decorating.
Homes and haunts
Material Type
Biography.
Places
Lenox (Mass.)

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