Rethinking Edith Wharton Distinguished biographer Hermione Lee is known for her writings on the lives of Virginia Woolf and Willa Cather, among other subjects. Now her much-anticipated biography of Edith Wharton has been published, and book critic Maureen Corrigan has just resurfaced after a long, long read.
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Distinguished biographer Hermione Lee is known for her writings on the lives of Virginia Woolf and Willa Cather, among other subjects. Now her much-anticipated biography of Edith Wharton has been published, and book critic Maureen Corrigan has just resurfaced after a long, long read.

Biographer Hermione Lee digs into previously unrevealed letters to reinterpret the life and work of Edith Wharton. Jane Bown hide caption

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Biographer Hermione Lee digs into previously unrevealed letters to reinterpret the life and work of Edith Wharton.

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