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_1448 copy.pdf
This is a part of the Gallia Collection, and includes Edith Whaton's bookplate. Includes a portrait of the author. This book, a play about two unfulfilled people who search for a buried treasure, is a Romantic tragedy, and was published posthumously.…

2005_047_1377_008 copy.pdf
Includes three of Tchekhov's plays: l'Oncle Vania, about the visit to an elderly, wealthy man's estate; Une Demande en Miriage, about a marriage proposal during an ongoing squabble; and La Cerisaie, about a family's struggle to get out of debt and…

2005_047_1377_005 copy.pdf
This short story is about a how a couple's relationship changes over the course of three years, influenced by three tragedies. Includes a portrait of the author. Translated from Russian to French by Denis Roche. Quarter mauve cloth with morocco…

2005_047_1281 copy.pdf
Edited by William J. Rolfe. Contains engravings. Includes two of EW's bookplates. Signed and dated, 'Edith Jones Oct. 1878'. Passages marked on pages 69 and 96. 

Bound in quarter red morocco leather with gilt decorations on the spine, marbled boards, and marbled endpapers.

A few penciled markings have been added to the text.
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