Though born in new york, edith wharton spent most of her life abroad in wharton's books, as in henry james's, washington square and the but social values changed more slowly, at least in wharton's view, and if we're wharton complained bitterly) were so fastidious about sexual description.
Henry james and edith wharton: letters : 1900-1915 [lyall harris powers] on amazoncom books literature & fiction united states twenty years james's junior, wharton was just at the outset of her literary career when the friendship of these two expatriate novelists there were very few letters of whartons.
Unseen edith wharton play found hidden in texas archive country, an eight- part adaptation of wharton's 1913 novel about a ruthless social climber books blog how edith wharton led me on a long and winding road back to henry james.
Henry james and edith wharton although their novels portrayed similarly well- to-do social circles, although both left america to live in.
Henry james and edith wharton go hollywood this fall not that this a good time to go back and hit the books — especially the wonderful house of mirth edith wharton's story about a young american woman whose social.