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Set against the frozen waste of a harsh new england winter, edith wharton's ethan frome is a tale of despair, forbidden emotions, and sexual tensions, published with an introduction and notes by elizabeth ammons in penguin classics. Ethan frome is a novel published in 1911 by the pulitzer prize-winning american author edith wharton it is set in the fictitious town of starkfield, massachusetts, new england, where an unnamed narrator tells the story of his encounter with ethan frome, a man with dreams and desires that end in an ironic turn of events. Perhaps the best-known and most popular of edith wharton's novels, ethan frome is widely considered her masterpiece set against a bleak new england background, the novel tells of frome, his ailing wife zeena and her companion mattie silver, superbly delineating the characters of each as they are.
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