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Edith Wharton (January 24th 1862 – August 11th 1937), a woman to remember.

Edith Wharton died on this day, 78 years ago.  Even though ‘The Age of Innocence’ was not on my original New York to-be-read list, it still feels approriate to remember what makes Wharton one of the best writers of this … Continue reading

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The Innocents by Francesca Segal (2012)

The Innocents is based on The Age of Innocence by Edith Wharton and may I say what a fantastic title it is.  Even for a die-hard Wharton fan, approaching the novel with absurdly high expectations, the title suggests that Segal … Continue reading

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