EIL 3.7 Wharton Context

American Literature Module 3.7

The House of Mirth

Study Guide: American Literature (Excellence in Literature, English 3)

The House of Mirth by Edith WhartonFocus Text: The House of Mirth by Edith Wharton

Honors Texts

  • The Age of Innocence by Edith Wharton
  • Daisy Miller by Henry James

Context Resource Links

These links represent only the online resources referenced in this module. Instructions, background information, offline resources, and assignments are all found in the Excellence in Literature study guide listed above.


The Author’s Life


Robert Frost

Edgar Lee Masters

Paul Laurence Dunbar

Marianne Moore



Visual Arts

Gibson Girls at the Seaside - a painting by Charles Dana Gibson


Historic Context

Places to Go

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