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A marked departure from Edith Wharton's usual ironic contemplation of the fashionable New York society to which she herself belonged, Ethan Frome is a sharply etched portrait of the simple inhabitants of a nineteenth-century New England village. The protagonist, Ethan Frome, is a man tormented by a passionate love for his ailing wife's young cousin. Trapped by the bonds of marriage and the fear of public condemnation, he is ultimately destroyed by that which offers him the greatest chance at happiness. Like The House of Mirth and many of Edith Wharton's other novels, Ethan Frome centers on the power of local convention to smother the growth of the individual. Written with stark simplicity, this powerful and tragic novel has long been considered one of Wharton's greatest works.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780451522276
Author:
Wharton, Edith
Publisher:
Signet Classics
Introduction:
Wharton, Edith
Introduction:
Wolff, Cynthia Griffin
Author:
Shreve, Anita
Author:
Wolff, Cynthia Griffin
Author:
Wharton, Edith
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
Classics
Subject:
American
Subject:
Novels and novellas
Subject:
General Fiction
Edition Description:
Mass Market
Series:
Signet Classics Paperback
Publication Date:
19870101
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
160
Dimensions:
6.81x4.13x.43 in. .15 lbs.

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