Custom of the Country

Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

A witty and satiric novel by Edith Wharton, published in 1913, in which a beautiful, energetic, destructive, and ambitious American, Undine Spragg, works her way to wealth and power through a succession of marriages.


Subjects: Literary Studies (20th Century onwards).

Reference entries

Edith Wharton (1862—1937) American novelist and short-story writer

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.