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The Resource The brave escape of Edith Wharton : a biography, by Connie Nordhielm Wooldridge

The brave escape of Edith Wharton : a biography, by Connie Nordhielm Wooldridge

Label
The brave escape of Edith Wharton : a biography
Title
The brave escape of Edith Wharton
Title remainder
a biography
Statement of responsibility
by Connie Nordhielm Wooldridge
Title variation
Edith Wharton
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book examines the life and career of the American author, Edith Wharton
Summary
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, and was recognized for her generosity during World War I
Writing style
Award
Amelia Bloomer List, 2011
Awards note
Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2011.
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
375157
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 813/.52
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
PS3545.H16
LC item number
Z943 2010
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1030
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 9
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
The brave escape of Edith Wharton : a biography, by Connie Nordhielm Wooldridge
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 168-172), filmography (p. 172-173), and index
Contents
Different -- Drawing-rooms are always tidy -- Ambition is a grievous fault -- Sunshine in the house -- New writer who counts -- A republic of the spirit -- Wych-hazel -- Storm and sorrow -- The worst of doing good -- I want to go home -- Afterword: the gist of me
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
184 p.
Isbn
9780547236308
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
2009033574
Other physical details
ill., ports.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)434613210
  • (OCoLC)ocn434613210
Label
The brave escape of Edith Wharton : a biography, by Connie Nordhielm Wooldridge
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 168-172), filmography (p. 172-173), and index
Contents
Different -- Drawing-rooms are always tidy -- Ambition is a grievous fault -- Sunshine in the house -- New writer who counts -- A republic of the spirit -- Wych-hazel -- Storm and sorrow -- The worst of doing good -- I want to go home -- Afterword: the gist of me
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
184 p.
Isbn
9780547236308
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
2009033574
Other physical details
ill., ports.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)434613210
  • (OCoLC)ocn434613210

Library Locations

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