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Edith Wharton (1862–1937)

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Inducted into the National Women's Hall of Fame in 1996. See more trivia »

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 2011/I Life (Short)
 2010 Edith Wharton's Ethan Frome (Short) (based on a novel by)
 2000 The House of Mirth (novel "The House of Mirth")
 1999 Passion's Way (book)
 1995 The Buccaneers (TV Mini-Series) (novel)
 1993 The Age of Innocence (novel "The Age of Innocence")
 1993 Ethan Frome (novel "Ethan Frome")
 1990 The Children (novel)
  Shades of Darkness (TV Series) (story - 2 episodes, 1983) (novel - 1 episode, 1983)
- Bewitched (1983) ... (story)
- Afterward (1983) ... (novel)
- The Lady's Maid's Bell (1983) ... (story)
 1981 The House of Mirth (TV Movie) (novel)
 1981 Great Performances (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- Summer (1981) ... (story)
 1960 The DuPont Show of the Month (TV Series) (novel - 1 episode)
- Ethan Frome (1960) ... (novel)
  Matinee Theatre (TV Series) (novel - 4 episodes, 1955 - 1956) (story - 2 episodes, 1955 - 1956)
- The House of Mirth (1956) ... (novel)
- Madame de Treymes (1956) ... (novel)
- The Lady's Maid's Bell (1956) ... (story)
- The Old Maid (1956) ... (novel)
- The Touchstone (1955) ... (novel)
 1954 Ponds Theater (TV Series) (novel - 1 episode)
- The Old Maid (1954) ... (novel)
 1953 General Electric Theater (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- Confession (1953) ... (story)
 1952 Goodyear Playhouse (TV Series) (novel - 1 episode)
- Roman Fever (1952) ... (novel)
 1951 Lights Out (TV Series) (story "Pomegranate Seed" - 1 episode)
- Grey Reminder (1951) ... (story "Pomegranate Seed")
 1951 The Ford Theatre Hour (TV Series) (novel - 1 episode)
- The Touchstone (1951) ... (novel)
 1939 The Old Maid (and the novel by)
 1934 Strange Wives (novel "Bread Upon the Waters")
 1934 The Age of Innocence (from the novel by)
 1929 The Marriage Playground (novel "The Children")
 1924 The Age of Innocence (novel)
 1923 The Glimpses of the Moon (novel)
 1918 The House of Mirth (novel)
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Novel: "Madame de Treymes" See more »

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4 Print Biographies | 1 Portrayal | 5 Articles | See more »
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Personal Quote:

An unalterable and unquestioned law of the musical world required that the German text of French operas sung by Swedish artists should be translated into Italian for the clearer understanding of English-speaking audiences. See more »

Trivia:

"Ethan Frome", which focuses on the life of a poor Massachusetts farmer, was a departure for Mrs. Wharton. She usually set her stories in the world of New York City's upper classes. See more »

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