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The age of innocence / with a foreword by Louis Auchincloss.

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A portrait of desire and betrayal in Old New York. In the highest circle of New York social life during the 1870's, Newland Archer, a young lawyer, prepares to marry the docile May Welland. Before their engagement is announced, he meets May's cousin, the mysterious, nonconformist Countess Ellen Olenska, who has returned to New York after a long absence.
Subject: Triangles (Interpersonal relations) > Fiction.
Man-woman relationships > New York (State) > New York > Fiction.
Manners and customs > Fiction.
United States > Social life and customs > 19th century > Fiction.
Genre: Love stories.
Historical fiction.
Topic Heading: THS 2009 Early American Literature Summer Reading

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