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(wôr′tn, hwôr′-), Edith Newbold Jones 1862-1937.
American writer whose works include subtle satires on New York society, such as The House of Mirth (1905), and the short, tragic novel Ethan Frome (1911). She won a Pulitzer Prize in 1921 for The Age of Innocence.


(Biography) Edith (Newbold). 1862–1937, US novelist; author of The House of Mirth (1905) and Ethan Frome (1911)


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Edith, 1862–1937, U.S. novelist.
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Wharton made extensive stylistic, punctuation, and spelling changes and revisions between the serial and book publication, and more than thirty subsequent changes were made after the second impression of the book edition had been run off.
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Sometimes Wharton would sit back with a laugh and say:
Sometimes on his way back from Wharton Philip would sit in the shade on one of the benches in the Anlage, enjoying the coolness and watching the patterns of light which the sun, shining through the leaves, made on the ground.
Wharton, the head of the house, is a very good fellow, but slight and weak, and severe physical pain is the only way to deal with such a case; so I have asked Holmes to take it up.
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Mark Wharton stormed into the park where the girl and a number of other teenagers had gathered, claiming someone had thrown a bottle near him.
Without any fanfare, the Wharton Business School has been busy working on joint research projects on entrepreneurship and family business in the UAE with the CERT Group of Companies -- the commercial arm of the Higher Colleges of Technology -- since February last year.
Maureen Wharton, 66, married terminally-ill George Wharton in their lounge three days before he died aged 78.