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Edith Wharton (1862–1937)


Edith Wharton was born on January 24, 1862 in New York City, New York, USA as Edith Newbold Jones. She was a writer, known for The Age of Innocence (1993), The House of Mirth (2000) and Lights Out (1946). She was married to Edward Robbins Wharton. She died on August 11, 1937 in Saint-Brice-sous-Forêt, Val-d'Oise, France. See full bio »

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Lights Out Writer
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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 (TV Movie) (book)
 1995 The Buccaneers (TV Mini-Series) (novel - 5 episodes)
- Plunder (1995) ... (novel)
- Capture (1995) ... (novel)
- Ambush (1995) ... (novel)
- Conquest (1995) ... (novel)
- Invasion (1995) ... (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 Great Performances (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- Summer (1981) ... (story)
 1981 The House of Mirth (TV Movie) (novel)
 1960 The DuPont Show of the Month (TV Series) (novel - 1 episode)
- Ethan Frome (1960) ... (novel)
  Matinee Theatre (TV Series) (novel - 3 episodes, 1955 - 1956) (story - 2 episodes, 1955 - 1956) (novel: The House of Mirth' - 1 episode, 1956)
- The House of Mirth (1956) ... (novel: The House of Mirth')
- 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 (novel)
 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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Personal Details

Other Works:

Novel: "The Buccaneers". See more »

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4 Print Biographies | 1 Portrayal | 5 Articles | See more »

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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

Life is the only real counselor; wisdom unfiltered through personal experience does not become a part of the moral tissue. See more »

Trivia:

In 1916, she was awarded France's highest decoration, the Cross of the Legion of Honor. See more »

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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