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The Age of Innocence

The Age of Innocence  

Edith Wharton and Stephen Orgel (ed.)

Published in Print: 
May 2009
Published Online: 
May 2023
eISBN: 
9780191989834
DOI: 
10.1093/owc/9780199540013.001.0001
Format: 
book
ISBN: 
9780199540013
‘They lived in a kind of hieroglyphic world, where the real thing was never said or done or even thought, but only represented by a set of arbitrary signs.’ Edith Wharton’s most ... More
The AwakeningAnd Other Stories

The Awakening: And Other Stories  

Kate Chopin and Pamela Knights (ed.)

Published in Print: 
14 August 2008
Published Online: 
16 December 2020
eISBN: 
9780191920851
DOI: 
10.1093/owc/9780199536948.001.0001
Format: 
book
ISBN: 
9780199536948
‘She wanted to swim far out, where no woman had swum before.’ Kate Chopin was one of the most individual and adventurous of nineteenth-century american writers, whose fiction explored new ... More
The Custom of the Country

The Custom of the Country  

Edith Wharton and Stephen Orgel (ed.)

Published in Print: 
May 2009
Published Online: 
May 2023
eISBN: 
9780191990045
DOI: 
10.1093/owc/9780199555123.001.0001
Format: 
book
ISBN: 
9780199555123
Edith Whartonߣs satiric anatomy of American society in the first decade of the twentieth century appeared in 1913; it both appalled and fascinated its first reviewers, and established her ... More
Ethan Frome

Ethan Frome  

Edith Wharton and Elaine Showalter (ed.)

Published in Print: 
May 2009
Published Online: 
May 2023
eISBN: 
9780191989742
DOI: 
10.1093/owc/9780199538096.001.0001
Format: 
book
ISBN: 
9780199538096
Set against the bleak winter landscape of New England, Ethan Frome tells the story of a poor farmer, lonely and downtrodden, his wife Zeena, and her cousin, the enchanting Mattie Silver. In ... More
The House of Mirth

The House of Mirth  

Edith Wharton and Martha Banta (ed.)

Published in Print: 
May 2009
Published Online: 
May 2023
eISBN: 
9780191989759
DOI: 
10.1093/owc/9780199538102.001.0001
Format: 
book
ISBN: 
9780199538102
Since its publication in 1905 The House of Mirth has commanded attention for the sharpness of Wharton's observations and the power of her style. Its heroine, Lily Bart, is beautiful, poor, ... More
Kew Gardens and Other Short Fiction

Kew Gardens and Other Short Fiction (2 ed.)  

Virginia Woolf, Bryony Randall (ed.), and David Bradshaw (ed.)

Published in Print: 
Apr 2022
Published Online: 
May 2023
eISBN: 
9780191989483
DOI: 
10.1093/owc/9780198838135.001.0001
Format: 
book
ISBN: 
9780198838135
Virginia Woolf’s short fiction has long been acknowledged as the place where she tried out some of her more experimental techniques before adopting and adapting them for use in her ... More
My Ántonia

My Ántonia  

Willa Cather and Janet Sharistanian (ed.)

Published in Print: 
May 2009
Published Online: 
May 2023
eISBN: 
9780191989766
DOI: 
10.1093/owc/9780199538140.001.0001
Format: 
book
ISBN: 
9780199538140
My Antonia (1918) depicts the pioneering period of European settlement on the tall-grass prairie of the American midwest, with its beautiful yet terrifying landscape, rich ... More
O Pioneers!

O Pioneers!  

Willa Cather and Marilee Lindemann (ed.)

Published in Print: 
May 2009
Published Online: 
May 2023
eISBN: 
9780191989896
DOI: 
10.1093/owc/9780199552320.001.0001
Format: 
book
ISBN: 
9780199552320
Willa Cather’s second novel, O Pioneers! (1913) tells the story of Alexandra Bergson and her determination to save her immigrant family’s Nebraska farm. Clear-headed and fiercely ... More
Orlando

Orlando (2 ed.)  

Virginia Woolf and Michael H. Whitworth (ed.)

Published in Print: 
Dec 2014
Published Online: 
May 2023
eISBN: 
9780191990243
DOI: 
10.1093/owc/9780199650736.001.0001
Format: 
book
ISBN: 
9780199650736
Orlando tells the tale of an extraordinary individual who lives through centuries of English history, first as a man, then as a woman; of his/her encounters with queens, kings, ... More
A Son at the Front

A Son at the Front  

Edith Wharton and Julie Olin-Ammentorp (ed.)

Published in Print: 
Mar 2023
Published Online: 
Dec 2023
eISBN: 
9780198900610
DOI: 
10.1093/owc/9780198859550.001.0001
Format: 
book
ISBN: 
9780198859550
In A Son at the Front, her only novel dealing with World War I, Edith Wharton offers a vivid portrait of American expatriate life in Paris, as well as a gripping portrayal of a complex ... More
Summer

Summer  

Edith Wharton and

Published in Print: 
Aug 2015
Published Online: 
May 2023
eISBN: 
9780191989407
DOI: 
10.1093/owc/9780198709985.001.0001
Format: 
book
ISBN: 
9780198709985
Charity Royall lives in the small New England village of North Dormer. Born among outcasts from the Mountain beyond, she is rescued by lawyer Royall and lives with him as his ward. Never ... More
The Yellow Wall-Paper and Other Stories

The Yellow Wall-Paper and Other Stories  

Charlotte Perkins Gilman and Robert Shulman (ed.)

Published in Print: 
26 February 2009
Published Online: 
16 December 2020
eISBN: 
9780191921520
DOI: 
10.1093/owc/9780199538843.001.0001
Format: 
book
ISBN: 
9780199538843
Charlotte Perkins Gilman was America's leading feminist intellectual of the early twentieth century. The Yellow Wall-Paper and Other Stories makes available the fullest selection of her ... More

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