Author:Edith Wharton

From Wikisource
Jump to: navigation, search
Edith Wharton
(1862–1937)
Pulitzer Prize winning American novelist, short story writer, and designer. She was nominated for the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1927, 1928 and 1930. Wharton combined her insider's view of America's privileged classes with a brilliant, natural wit to write humorous, incisive novels and short stories of social and psychological insight.
The icon Speaker Icon.svg identifies that the work includes a spoken word version.
Edith Wharton

Works[edit]

Novels[edit]

Poems[edit]

Short Stories[edit]

Non-fiction[edit]

  • The Decoration of Houses, with Ogden Codman 1897 IA
  • "Picturesque Milan", in Scribner's Magazine, Feb 1903
  • Italian Villas and Their Gardens, 1904
  • Italian Backgrounds, 1905
  • A Motor-Flight Through France, 1908 (travel)
  • "George Cabot Lodge", in Scribner's Magazine, Feb 1910
  • Fighting France, from Dunkerque to Belfort, 1915 (war)
  • French Ways and Their Meaning, 1919
  • In Morocco, 1920 (travel)
  • The Writing of Fiction, 1925 (essays on writing)
  • A Backward Glance, 1934 (autobiography)
  • Edith Wharton: The Uncollected Critical Writings, Edited by Frederick Wegener, 1996
  • Edith Wharton Abroad: Selected Travel Writings, 1888–1920, Edited by Sarah Bird Wright, 1995

Translations[edit]

Works about Wharton[edit]

References[edit]

  1. Afterward at the University of Michigan


Some or all works by this author are in the public domain in the United States because they were published before January 1, 1923.


The author died in 1937, so works by this author are also in the public domain in countries and areas where the copyright term is the author's life plus 75 years or less. Works by this author may also be in the public domain in countries and areas with longer native copyright terms that apply the rule of the shorter term to foreign works.