Cynthia Griffin Wolff

Cynthia Griffin Wolff is Class of 1922 Professor of Humanities at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.  She is the author of A Feast of Words: The Triumph of Edith Wharton, Emily Dickinson, and Samuel Richardson and the Eighteenth-Century Puritan Character.  She has edited many literary works, including Short Fiction of Major American Women Writers: Jewett, Chopin, Wharton, and Cather; Four Works by American Women Writers; and Edith Wharton's Summer, The House of Mirth, The Custom of the Country, and The Touchstone.  Her essays and articles have appeared in many journals in the United States and Canada.

Books by Cynthia Griffin Wolff

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    This Norton Critical Edition of Edith Wharton's celebrated novella is based on the first edition, published by Charles Scribner's Sons in 1911.More