The Buccaneers

The Buccaneers

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Set in the 1870s, the same period as Wharton's The Age of Innocence, The Buccaneers is about five wealthy American girls denied entry into New York Society because their parents' money is too new. At the suggestion of their clever governess, the girls sail to London, where they marry lords, earls, and dukes who find their beauty charming—and their wealth extremely useful.

After Wharton's death in 1937, The Christian Science Monitor said, "If it could have been completed,… (more)

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Book Details  

Publisher: Penguin (October 01, 1994)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 416 pages

File size: 563 KB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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