"Edith Wharton's New York City: A Backward Glance"

New York Society Library, Upper East Side Monday November 19 2012 21:00 - 17:00
The Society Library marks Edith Wharton’s 150th birthday with an exhibit that includes family portraits, books that Wharton read as a child and other artifacts from the Pulitzer Prize winner’s life. The collection highlights Wharton’s ties to NYC, where she set some of her best-known work, and to the library, to which her father and other family members belonged.
Venue name: New York Society Library
Contact:
Address: 53 E 79th St
New York

Cross street: between Madison and Park Aves
Opening hours: Mon, Wed, Fri, Sat 9am–5pm; Tue, Thu 9am–7pm; Sun 1–5pm
Transport: Subway: 6 to 77th St