This edition presents Wharton's two most controversial stories, which she considered inseperable, in one volume for the first time. Set in frigid New England, both deal with sexual awakening and appetite and their devastating consequences. This text includes newly commissioned notes.
About the Author
Elizabeth Strout is the winner of the "Los Angeles Times" Book Prize for First Fiction for her novel "Amy and Isabelle." She lives in New York City and teaches literature and writing at Manhattan Community College.