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date: 18 August 2019

Wharton, Edith (1862–1937) Née Newbold Jones, American novelist and short story writer, 

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The Oxford Companion to English Literature
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Dinah BirchDinah Birch

born in New York of a distinguished and wealthy New York family. She was educated privately at home and in Europe, where she travelled widely; she married Edward Robbins Wharton in ... ...

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