|Author||: Edith Wharton|
|Publisher||: Palgrave Macmillan|
|Total Pages||: 241|
|Rating||: 4/5 (204 Downloads)|
Download or read book Edith Wharton Abroad written by Edith Wharton and published by Palgrave Macmillan. This book was released on 1996-08-15 with total page 241 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: These carefully chosen selections from Edith Wharton's travel writing convey the writer's control of her craft. Wharton disliked the generality of guidebooks and focused instead on the "parentheses of travel"--the undiscovered hidden corners of Europe, Morocco, and the Mediterranean. Included is an excerpt from Wharton's unpublished memoir, The Cruise of Vanadis, as well as front line depictions of Lorraine and the Vosges during World War I. Photos.