The Age of Innocence (Revised)
When the Countess Ellen Olenska returns from Europe, fleeing her brutish husband, her rebellious independence and passionate awareness of life stir the educated sensitivity of Newland Archer, already engaged to be married to her cousin May Welland, "that terrifying product of the social system he belonged to and believed in, the young girl who knew nothing and expected everything." As the consequent drama unfolds, Edith Wharton's sharp ironic wit and Jamesian mastery of form create a disturbingly accurate picture of men and women caught in a society that denies humanity while desperately defending "civilization.
STAFF PICKS: End of Summer Staff Reading
Posted August 23, 2017, 9:47 AM with category of The CompanyHere's what our staff has been reading during the gorgeous Milwaukee summer. Read more
STAFF PICKS: What book have you recommended the most?
Posted May 27, 2015, 10:00 AM with category of The CompanyOur personal book-pushing habits run the gamut from fantasy to children’s books to memoir and beyond. Read more
Bulk Paperback Non-returnable Discounts
|1 - 24||$4.00||20%|
|25 - 99||$3.50||30%|
|100 - 499||$3.25||35%|
|500 - 999||$3.15||37%|
About the Paperback
Need 1000 or more?
Additional discounts may be available for print books. We also offer pricing for RETURNABLE orders. Please call 1-800-236-7323 or email us to request a quote.
To order call 1-800-236-7323 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org