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The brave escape of Edith Wharton : a biography / by Connie Nordheim Wooldridge.

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  • 6 of 7 copies available at NC Cardinal.

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0 current holds with 7 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Fairview Library jB WHARTON (Text) 0020509397095 Juvenile Biography Checked out 03/05/2020
Goldsboro Library JB WHARTON (Text) 640191003419804 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -
Henderson Main Branch WHARTON (Text) 33258006926716 Adult Biography Available -
Lee County Main Library YA BIO WHARTON (Text) 33262003035208 Young Adult Biography Available -
Martin Memorial Library J B Wharton E (Text) 38344200323697 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -
Pack Memorial Library YA B WHARTON (Text) 0020508963558 Young Adult Biography Available -
Statesville Main Library YA B WHARTON WOO (Text) 33114016930109 Young Adult Nonfiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0547236301
  • ISBN: 9780547236308
  • Physical Description: 184 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Boston : Clarion Books, 2010.

Content descriptions

General Note: Accelerated Reader AR MG+ 7.5 7 138670.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 168-170) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Different -- Drawing-rooms are always tidy -- Ambition is a grievous fault -- Sunshine in the house -- New writer who counts -- A republic of the spirit -- Wych-hazel -- Storm and sorrow -- The worst of doing good -- I want to go home -- Afterword: the gist of me.
Summary, etc.: Edith Wharton was born into a wealthy family. Beginning in childhood, she found ways to escape from society's and her family's expectations and follow an unconventional, creative path. Her literary and personal life, her witty and incisive correspondence, her fondness for automobiles and small dogs--all are detailed in this warm and sparkling account of a woman well ahead of her time.
Target Audience Note:
1030L Lexile
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader AR MG+ 7.5 7 138670.
Subject: Wharton, Edith 1862-1937 Juvenile literature
Authors, American 20th century Biography Juvenile literature
Authors, American 20th century Juvenile biography
Authors, American 20th century Juvenile literature
Genre: Biographies.
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