The Descent of Man and Other Stories

The Descent of Man and Other Stories

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by Edith Wharton
     
 

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Originally published in 1904, this early work on the Descent of Man is both expensive and hard to find in its first edition. Other stories include; The Mission of Jane - The other two - The Quicksand - The Dilettante - The Reckoning - Expiation - The Lady maids bell and A Venetian Nights entertainment. Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the

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Originally published in 1904, this early work on the Descent of Man is both expensive and hard to find in its first edition. Other stories include; The Mission of Jane - The other two - The Quicksand - The Dilettante - The Reckoning - Expiation - The Lady maids bell and A Venetian Nights entertainment. Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781434100580
Publisher:
The Editorium
Publication date:
07/30/2008
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.51(d)

Meet the Author

Edith Wharton ; born Edith Newbold Jones, January 24, 1862 - August 11, 1937) was a Pulitzer Prize-winning American novelist, short story writer, and designer.

Brief Biography

Date of Birth:
January 24, 1862
Date of Death:
August 11, 1937
Place of Birth:
New York, New York
Place of Death:
Saint-Brice-sous-Forêt, France
Education:
Educated privately in New York and Europe

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The Descent of Man and Other Stories 4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Shows great early talent.