Mosaic: a journal for the interdisciplinary study of literature
Volume 46, Number 2, June 2013
pp. 87-103 | 10.1353/mos.2013.0011
During World War I, Edith Wharton edited The Book of the Homeless, a propagandist effort for the Allies. Designed to raise money and spur American intervention, it influenced the course of her fiction throughout the 1920s.