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The Resource The brave escape of Edith Wharton : a biography, by Connie Nordheim Wooldridge

The brave escape of Edith Wharton : a biography, by Connie Nordheim Wooldridge

Label
The brave escape of Edith Wharton : a biography
Title
The brave escape of Edith Wharton
Title remainder
a biography
Statement of responsibility
by Connie Nordheim Wooldridge
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book examines the life and career of the American author, Edith Wharton
Summary
Reviews the life of the author of "Ethan Frome," a woman well ahead of her time who sought ways to escape her privileged upbringing, surrounded herself with male friends, and was recognized for her generosity during World War I
Writing style
Award
Amelia Bloomer List, 2011
Awards note
Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2011.
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
375157
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wooldridge, Connie Nordhielm
Dewey number
  • 813/.52
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
1030
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PS3545.H16
LC item number
Z943 2010
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1030
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 9
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wharton, Edith
  • Authors, American
  • Wharton, Edith
  • Authors, American
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The brave escape of Edith Wharton : a biography, by Connie Nordheim Wooldridge
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 168-170) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Different -- Drawing-rooms are always tidy -- Ambition is a grievous fault -- Sunshine in the house -- New writer who counts -- A republic of the spirit -- Wych-hazel -- Storm and sorrow -- The worst of doing good -- I want to go home -- Afterword: the gist of me
Control code
18503287
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
184 pages
Isbn
9780547236308
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
2009033574
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn434613210
  • (OCoLC)434613210
Label
The brave escape of Edith Wharton : a biography, by Connie Nordheim Wooldridge
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 168-170) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Different -- Drawing-rooms are always tidy -- Ambition is a grievous fault -- Sunshine in the house -- New writer who counts -- A republic of the spirit -- Wych-hazel -- Storm and sorrow -- The worst of doing good -- I want to go home -- Afterword: the gist of me
Control code
18503287
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
184 pages
Isbn
9780547236308
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
2009033574
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn434613210
  • (OCoLC)434613210

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