from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- Wharton, Edith Newbold Jones 1862-1937. American writer whose works include subtle satires on New York society, such as The House of Mirth (1905), and the short, tragic novel Ethan Frome (1911). She won a Pulitzer Prize in 1921 for The Age of Innocence.
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- proper n. Any of several places in England.
- proper n. An English habitational surname derived from any of the placenames.
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- n. United States novelist (1862-1937)
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