The Muse's Tragedy and Other Stories

Faculty Member: 

Editor or Translator: 

Editor

Co-Authors: 

Edith Wharton

Description: 

20 short stories which dramatize the topics that compelled Wharton throughout her career - both comedies of manners and social tragedies, they reflect on marriage, money, romantic delusion, integrity and the crossroads between life, death and art. Also includes ghost stories.

Citation Information

Series Information: 

Penguin Twentieth Century Classics

City of Publication: 

New York, NY

Publisher: 

Penguin Books Ltd.

Publication Date: 

1993