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Description - The Custom of the Country by Edith Wharton

Edith Wharton's satiric anatomy of American society in the first decade of the twentieth century both appalled and fascinated its first reviewers. The novel follows the career of Undine Spragg, recently arrived in New York from the midwest and determined to conquer high society. She pursues her schemes in a world of shifting values, where triumph is swiftly followed by disillusion.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780199555123
ISBN-10: 0199555125
Format: Paperback / softback
(198mm x 130mm x 20mm)
Pages: 416
Imprint: Oxford University Press
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publish Date: 9-Oct-2008
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Author Biography - Edith Wharton

Stephen Orgel is Jackson Eli Reynolds Professor of Humanities at Stanford University.

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