Welcome to Edith Wharton's Library! This site displays searchable image files for the books contained in Wharton's library at The Mount, her historic estate in Lenox, MA.

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2005_047_1447 copy.pdf
This book is a textbook for a French Literature class.

It is volume 1 of 6. New Edition.

On the inside of the cover, there are two of Edith Wharton's bookplates. The first one is from the Pavillon Colombe residence. It is in a horizontal…

2005_047_1344 copy.pdf
Full tile includes "French and English." According to Ramsden, the essay on Racine is annotated.

The title page displays the author's full name, "Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra."
The translator is John Ormsby, noted on the title page as "Translator of the 'Poem of the Cid'." Ormsby's translation includes an introductory passage and additional…

Signed by Edith Wharton, text edits (see pages 130, 200, 266, 336)

First edition, signed by author

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