When I first came to New York I thought this neighborhood was Edith Wharton and Franny and Zooey and Breakfast at Tiffany’s all rolled into one."
Donna Tartt -- The Goldfinch
The Age of Innocence by Edith Wharton Book I I. On a January evening of the early seventies, Christine Nilsson was singing in Faust at the Academy of Music in New York.
Edith Wharton -- The Age of Innocence
BABBITT By Sinclair Lewis To Edith Wharton BABBITT CHAPTER I THE towers of Zenith aspired above the morning mist; austere towers of steel and cement and limestone, sturdy as cliffs and delicate as silver rods.
Sinclair Lewis -- Babbitt
In time she absorbed herself in Galsworthy, Edith Wharton, above all in Thomas Mann of the Joseph volumes.
Eudora Welty -- One Writer’s Beginnings
ETHAN FROME BY EDITH WHARTON ETHAN FROME I Had the story, bit by bit, from various people, and, as generally happens in such cases, each time it was a different story.
Edith Wharton -- Ethan Frome
The House of Mirth BY EDITH WHARTON BOOK ONE Chapter 1 Selden paused in surprise.