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Product Description: Edith Wharton and the Making of Fashion places the iconic New York figure and her writing in the context of fashion history and shows how dress lies at the very center of her thinking about art and culture. The study traces American patronage of the Paris couture houses from Worth and Doucet through Poiret and Chanel and places Wharton’s characters in these establishments and garments to offer fresh readings of her well-known novels...read more

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9781584657798 | Univ of New Hampshire, November 10, 2009, cover price $75.00 | About this edition: This title discusses the origins of the modern fashion industry as seen through the works of Edith Wharton.

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9781611682182 | Univ of New Hampshire, September 13, 2011, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: Edith Wharton and the Making of Fashion places the iconic New York figure and her writing in the context of fashion history and shows how dress lies at the very center of her thinking about art and culture.

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Product Description: Jane Addams, a Writer's Life is an expansive, revealing, and refreshing reexamination of the renowned reformer as an imaginative writer. Jane Addams is best known for her groundbreaking social work at Hull-House, the force of her efforts toward Progressive political and social reform, and the bravery of her commitment to pacifism, for which she received the Nobel Peace Prize...read more

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9780252076343 | Reprint edition (Univ of Illinois Pr, January 2, 2009), cover price $20.95 | About this edition: Jane Addams, a Writer's Life is an expansive, revealing, and refreshing reexamination of the renowned reformer as an imaginative writer.

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Product Description: This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting the world's literature in affordable, high quality, modern editions that are true to the original work...read more

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9780548838549 | Kessinger Pub Co, February 28, 2008, cover price $27.95 | also contains Peace and Bread in Time of War, Peace and Bread in Time of War, Peace and Bread in Time of War | About this edition: This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original.
9780252070938 | Univ of Illinois Pr, November 1, 2002, cover price $18.00 | About this edition: First published in 1922 during the "Red Scare," by which time Jane Addams's pacifist efforts had adversely affected her popularity as an author and social reformer, Peace and Bread in Time of War is Addams's eighth book and the third to deal with her thoughts on pacifism.

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Product Description: "Jane Addams, a Writer's Life" is an expansive, revealing, and refreshing re-examination of the renowned reformer as an imaginative writer. Jane Addams is best known for her groundbreaking social work at Hull-House, the force of her efforts toward Progressive political and social reform, and the bravery of her commitment to pacifism, for which she received the Nobel Peace Prize...read more

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9780252029233 | Univ of Illinois Pr, August 19, 2004, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: "Jane Addams, a Writer's Life" is an expansive, revealing, and refreshing re-examination of the renowned reformer as an imaginative writer.

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Product Description: Marking a new direction in Edith Wharton studies, this collection of provocative essays considers her as a cross-cultural writer. A resident of France for the last thirty years of her life, Wharton described herself as a «wretched exotic», an American by birth, but a European by inclination and, in fundamental ways, a true citizen of neither...read more
By Katherine Joslin (editor) and Alan Price (editor)

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9780820436982 | Peter Lang Pub Inc, November 1, 1996, cover price $38.95 | About this edition: Marking a new direction in Edith Wharton studies, this collection of provocative essays considers her as a cross-cultural writer.

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Product Description: This stimulating reassessment of Edith Wharton by a leading authority on her work, will help to place Wharton's fiction against the nineteenth-century 'gendered' literary models. Like other American women writers, Wharton puts her protagonists within the social domestic world, but unlike them she emphasizes the restrictions imposed by the group on the individual...read more

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9780312057923 | Palgrave Macmillan, July 1, 1991, cover price $29.95 | also contains True Refuge: Finding Peace and Freedom in Your Own Awakened Heart | About this edition: Discusses the author's novels within the context of the female domestic novel of the times, describes her emphasis on the restrictions the group imposes on the individual, and studies the major works

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9780312120252 | Reprint edition (Palgrave Macmillan, January 15, 1994), cover price $56.00 | About this edition: This stimulating reassessment of Edith Wharton by a leading authority on her work, will help to place Wharton's fiction against the nineteenth-century 'gendered' literary models.

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