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Ken's Korner: Edith Wharton’s library is returning to America

Ken’s Korner: Edith Wharton’s library is returning to America – The Journal of Antiques and Collectibles – February 2006 In 1911, while her marriage was unraveling, the American author Edith Wharton left the United States for good and went to live in France. Now, nearly a century later, Wharton’s 2,600-volume library has been purchased for $2.6 million […]