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Edith Wharton letters

Redwood Library and Athenaeum

50 Bellevue Avenue
Newport, RI 02840
Tel: (401) 847-0292
Fax: (401) 841-5680
email: redwood@redwoodlibrary.org

Additional Information

Related material: Edith Wharton Collection. Yale Collection of American Literature. Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library.
Location of originals: The original letters were owned by Nicholas King of New York City at the time these copies were donated by Mrs. Smith. It is not apparent whether these original letters are still in the possession of the King family or in another repository.
  • Edel, Leon. Henry James, Edith Wharton, and Newport.Newport, R.I.: Redwood Library and Athenaeum, 1966.