The Custom of the Country
The Custom of the Country is a 1913 novel by Edith Wharton. It tells the story of Undine Spragg, a Midwestern girl who attempts to ascend in New York City society.OCo Excerpted from Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia."
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - trishrope - LibraryThing
Edith Wharton is truly a woman of letters. I cannot think of a contemporary writer who even comes close to matching her style and use of language. It is a pleasure to read her prose, and not difficult ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - RobinDawson - LibraryThing
How does Wharton do it? In Undine Spregg she has created a very unsympathetic character - selfish, spoiled, cruel, materialistic, heartless – who turns over husbands much as she does dresses and ... Read full review