By Edith Wharton
With richness and delicacy, it describes the delicate big apple society during which Wharton spent her early life, and chronicles her travels all through Europe and her literary good fortune as an grownup. fantastically depicted are her friendships with a number of the so much celebrated artists and writers of her day, together with her shut good friend Henry James.
In his advent to this variation, Louis Auchincloss calls the writing in A Backward Glance “as enterprise and crisp and lucid as within the better of her novels.” it's a memoir that might attraction and fascinate all readers of Wharton’s fiction.
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