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Edith Wharton on Film

by Parley Ann Boswell

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  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Southern Illinois University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Film theory & criticism,
  • Novels, other prose & writers: from c 1900 -,
  • Film Criticism,
  • Performing Arts,
  • Pop Arts / Pop Culture,
  • English,
  • Cinema/Film: Book,
  • USA,
  • Film & Video - Guides & Reviews,
  • Film & Video - History & Criticism,
  • Literary,
  • Performing Arts / Film / History & Criticism,
  • 1862-1937,
  • American fiction,
  • Art,
  • Film and video adaptations,
  • Knowledge,
  • Visual perception in literature,
  • Wharton, Edith,

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages248
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11315243M
    ISBN 100809327570
    ISBN 109780809327577

      Edith Wharton was indeed an accomplished traveler who transcended idle moneyed tourism to endure a few discomforts in search of an interesting story. Still, as Lee (Virginia Woolf, , etc.) tells us, Wharton came up in wealth and enjoyed every ounce of accumulated privilege, which included the wherewithal to build splendid neo-palaces and.   BM: What book from the past year would you like to give a shout-out to? SG: Quotients by Tracy O’Neill, a serious thinker and a first-rate prose artist. BM: A book that actually made you laugh out loud? SG: The House of Mirth by Edith Wharton. It’s the kind of book you feel compelled to read aloud to whomever’s around you.

    Wharton takes a circular approach to her narrative, using the flashback framing device popular when the book was written to explicitly contrast the then and the now. The book opens with an unnamed narrator hiring a crippled husk of a manEthan Fromeas his driver during his stay in town. Electronic books Criticism, interpretation, etc Film adaptations Art: Additional Physical Format: Print version: Boswell, Parley Ann. Edith Wharton on film. Carbondale: Southern Illinois University Press, © (DLC) (OCoLC) Named Person: Edith Wharton; Edith Wharton; Edith Wharton; Edith Wharton: Material Type: Document.

      This is where Wharton wrote two of her best-loved books, Ethan Frome and The House of she and Teddy were not destined to live happily ever . This imaginative, deeply learned study illuminates the role of libraries and books for Edith Wharton, but it also provides an important examination of what the art of collecting books in the late nineteenth century tells us about how women writers and readers created networks of intellectual labor and ambition.


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Information courtesy of the Internet Movie Database.A more comprehensive discussion and a complete list of films made from Wharton's works appears in Scott Marshall's "Edith Wharton on Film and Television: A History and Filmography," Edith Wharton Review (): Recent updates to this page include information from this article.

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One of America's most important novelists, Edith Wharton was a refined, relentless chronicler of the Gilded Age and its social mores. Along with close friend Henry James, she helped define literature at the turn of the 20th century, even as she wrote classic nonfiction on travel, decorating and her own life.

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