The House of Mirth

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(544 Pages)
Product Number: LP2778
Released: 01 Aug, 2012
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781471205972
Publisher: W F Howes
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Edith Wharton's masterful novel is a tragedy of money, morality and missed opportunity… Lily Bart has no fortune, but she possesses everything else she needs to make an excellent marriage: beauty, intelligence, a love of luxury and an elegant skill in negotiating the hidden traps and false friends of New York's high society. But time and again Lily cannot bring herself to make the final decisive move: to abandon her sense of self and a chance of love for the final soulless leap into a mercenary union. Her time is running out, and degradation awaits.

Author(s): Edith Wharton
Original Publish Date: 01 Aug, 2012

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Author(s): Edith Wharton
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Released: 28 Dec, 2012
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Author(s): Edith Wharton
Genre: Classics
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Released: 25 Jul, 2012
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ISBN: #9780141974217
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Author(s): Edith Wharton
Genre: Classics
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Released: 13 Dec, 2016
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Publisher: Open Road Media
ISBN: #9781504042314
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Author(s): Edith Wharton
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Publisher: Simon & Schuster UK
ISBN: #9781471152481
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Genre: Classics
Product Number WEB316677
Released: 01 Jul, 1997
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Publisher: Scribner
ISBN: #9781439104712
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Author(s): Edith Wharton
Genre: Classics
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Released: 29 Jan, 2013
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Publisher: Vintage Digital
ISBN: #9781446468722
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Author(s): Edith Wharton
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Released: 30 Dec, 2013
Business Term: Multiuse 75 Circ
ISBN: #9781304739711
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Author(s): Edith Wharton
Narrator(s): Wanda McCaddon
Product Number OB23650
Released: 15 Dec, 2008
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Publisher: Tantor Media, Inc.
ISBN: #9781400190355
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Author(s): Edith Wharton
Narrator(s): Barbara Caruso
Genre: Classics
Product Number OB9236
Released: 01 Jan, 1989
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ISBN: #9781449875893
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Author(s): Edith Wharton
Narrator(s): Susie Berneis
Genre: Classics
Product Number OB31886
Released: 10 Aug, 2015
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ISBN: #9781624069987

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"'To my mind, her greatest novel ... beautifully written’ NINA BAWDEN 'A knowing and compassionate writer' INDEPENDENT ON SUNDAY"

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