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Title:Summer
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Publisher:Dover Publications
ISBN:0486452387
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Number of Pages:127
Category:Classics, Fiction, Romance

Summer by Edith Wharton

PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC Summer Considered by some to be her finest work Edith Wharton s Summer created a sensation when first published in as it was one of the first novels to deal honestly with a young woman s sexual awakening Summer is the story of proud and independent Charity Royall a child of mountain moonshiners adopted by a family in a poor New England town who has a passionate love affair with Lucius Harney an educated young man from the city Wharton broke the conventions of woman s romantic fiction by making Charity a thoroughly contemporary woman in touch with her feelings and sexuality yet kept from love and the larger world she craves by the overwhelming pressures of environment and heredity Praised for its realism and candor by such writers as Joseph Conrad and Henry James and compared to Flaubert s Madame Bovary Summer was one of Wharton s personal favorites of all her novels and remains as fresh and relevant today as when it was first written

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The Glimpses of the Moon, The Age of Innocence, The Custom of the Country, The Buccaneers, The Ghost Stories of Edith Wharton, Ethan Frome and Other Short Fiction, Roman Fever and Other Stories, Summer, Ethan Frome, The House of Mirth
No description available, Considered by some to be her finest work Edith Wharton s Summer created a sensation when first published in as it was one of the first novels to deal honestly with a young woman s sexual awakening Summer is the story of proud and independent Charity Royall a child of mountain moonshiners adopted by a family in a poor New England town who has a passionate love affair with Lucius Harney an educated young man from the city Wharton broke the conventions of woman s romantic fiction by making Charity a thoroughly contemporary woman in touch with her feelings and sexuality yet kept from love and the larger world she craves by the overwhelming pressures of environment and heredity Praised for its realism and candor by such writers as Joseph Conrad and Henry James and compared to Flaubert s Madame Bovary Summer was one of Wharton s personal favorites of all her novels and remains as fresh and relevant today as when it was first written, These spine tingling tales of the supernatural bring to light the author s interest in the traditional New England ghost story and her fascination with spirits hauntings and other phenomena Fine line drawings by Laszlo Kubinyi enhance the mysterious and sometimes chilling mood br br The lady s maid s bell br The eyes br Afterward br Kerfol br The triumph of night br Miss Mary Pask br Bewitched br Mr Jones br Pomegranate seed br The looking glass br All souls, Winner of the Pulitzer Prize i The Age of Innocence i is b Edith Wharton b s masterful portrait of desire and betrayal during the sumptuous Golden Age of Old New York a time when society people dreaded scandal more than disease br br This is Newland Archer s world as he prepares to marry the beautiful but conventional May Welland But when the mysterious Countess Ellen Olenska returns to New York after a disastrous marriage Archer falls deeply in love with her Torn between duty and passion Archer struggles to make a decision that will either courageously define his life or mercilessly destroy it