By Paul J. Ohler
The booklet explores the ways that Edith Wharton's clinical pursuits formed her research of sophistication, affected the formal houses of her fiction, and ended in her detrimental valuation of social Darwinism.
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Edith Wharton's Evolutionary Conception: Darwinian Allegory in the Major Novels (Studies in Major Literary Authors) by Paul J. Ohler