Links to Sites
Spreadsheet (Excel file, .xls) of Wharton's papers and correspondence at research libraries, including contact information. Updated 5/17/13 with new information. Thanks to Amy M. Kimball of the Sheridan Collections at Johns Hopkins University and Nynke Dorhout at The Mount for making this information available.
George Frederic Jones's NYSL Borrowing Record
Wharton's Correspondence with Morton Fullerton at the Harry Ransom Center, University of Texas
Wharton Collection at the Beinecke Library (Yale)
Imagesfrom the Beinecke collection.
Library Wharton Manuscripts Collection(Indiana University)
Wharton Restoration at The
Mount (new site address)
reviews of Edith Wharton's works available online at the University
of Virginia E-text Center
Research help for
students is available on the Student
Queries page and the Teaching Wharton page.
Queries and replies at this site.
|| Selected Informational Sites and Pages
At the Wharton Society Site
and Discussion Questions for Wharton's Major Texts are now
available at the Wharton Society site.
from the first edition of The House of Mirth are
now available at the Wharton Society site.
Abby Werlock's biographical
sketch of Wharton and a chronology
of Wharton's life at the Wharton Society site.
Edith Wharton in the News: Quotations
by and about Edith Wharton.
A parody of Edith Wharton's
style by Donald Ogden Stewart.
Information on a painting of William
Sutherland, 18th count of
Sutherland, given to the Louvre by Edith Wharton
Mount: Edith Wharton and the American Renaissance . This
content-rich and well-researched site is worth a visit.
Edith Wharton in Lenox contains many pictures of The Mount and Wharton's life there, including her servants.
Wharton page at the popular "Domestic Goddesses" website
contains links, pictures, and a biographical sketch drawn from
R. W. B. Lewis's 1975 biography of Edith Wharton as well as graduate
student essays selected by Kim Wells, the site owner.
Wharton's World . An outstanding photo exhibit at the Smithsonian
curated by Eleanor Dwight and Viola Hopkins Winner.
Wharton: A Life in Pictures and Text offers a brief overview
of Wharton's life and a test-yourself
quiz for undergraduate students.
|| Photograph reproduced from The Letters of Edith Wharton, edited
by R. W. B. Lewis and Nancy Lewis (New York: Macmillan/Collier Books,