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The Resource Edith Wharton : a biography, R.W.B. Lewis

Edith Wharton : a biography, R.W.B. Lewis

Label
Edith Wharton : a biography
Title
Edith Wharton
Title remainder
a biography
Statement of responsibility
R.W.B. Lewis
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A full-scale critical biography of the turn-of-the-century American novelist, detailing the relation between her life and works, assessing her literary dedication and accomplishment, and arguing her place as a writer of the first importance
Awards note
  • Bancroft Prize, 1976.
  • Pulitzer Prize for Biography, 1976.
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lewis, R. W. B.
Dewey number
  • 813/.5/2
  • B
Illustrations
portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
PS3545.H16
LC item number
Z696
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wharton, Edith
  • Wharton, Edith
  • Wharton, Edith
  • Wharton, Edith
  • Wharton, Edith
  • Novelists, American
  • Novelists, American
Label
Edith Wharton : a biography, R.W.B. Lewis
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 549-573) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Old New York: 1862-1890. -- The writing of fiction: 1891-1905. -- Paris and M.F.: 1906-1909. -- The neurasthenic: 1909-1913. -- The war years: 1913-1918. -- The possessive years: 1919-1937. -- Appendixes: The question of Edith Wharton's paternity ; The Fullerton papers ; "Beatrice Palmato."
Control code
ocm01253893
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiv, 592 pages
Isbn
9780060126032
Lccn
74001833
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
portrait
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780060126032
  • (OCoLC)01253893
Label
Edith Wharton : a biography, R.W.B. Lewis
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 549-573) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Old New York: 1862-1890. -- The writing of fiction: 1891-1905. -- Paris and M.F.: 1906-1909. -- The neurasthenic: 1909-1913. -- The war years: 1913-1918. -- The possessive years: 1919-1937. -- Appendixes: The question of Edith Wharton's paternity ; The Fullerton papers ; "Beatrice Palmato."
Control code
ocm01253893
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiv, 592 pages
Isbn
9780060126032
Lccn
74001833
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
portrait
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780060126032
  • (OCoLC)01253893

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