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Edith’s Beautiful Home

It’s time for a peek into another long-ago famous author’s amazing home. Influential writer Edith Wharton (1862-1937) designed and built ‘The Mount’ in lovely Lenox, Massachusetts, beginning in 1902. While living on this 100+ acre estate she wrote some of her most beloved works, including “The House of Mirth” and “Ethan Frome.” Although she was pretty much self-educated, Edith still …

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