author-details

Harper Collins Logo

Discover Author

Edith Wharton

Biography

Edith Wharton (1862-1937) was born into a distinguished New York family and was educated privately in the United States and abroad. Among her best-known work is Ethan Frome (1911), which is considered her greatest tragic story, The House of Mirth (1905), and The Age of Innocence (1920), for which she was awarded the Pulitzer Prize.

Works by Edith Wharton

  • the-house-of-mirth-collins-classics
  • ethan-frome-collins-classics
  • the-age-of-innocence-collins-classics