This biography of Edith Wharton paints a portrait of a fiercely modern author, writing of sex, love, money and war - a woman of strong convictions and conflicting ambitions and desires. Delving into every aspect of her extraordinary life story, the book shows in detail how she worked and what lies at the heart of her magnificent and elegant works. 2008.
41300 -- Literature biography -- Littérature(biographies)
42200 -- Women biography -- Femmes(biographies)
Novelists, American -- 20th century -- Biography.
Wharton, Edith, 1862-1937.
Women novelists, American -- 20th century -- Biography.