Private Library Tours
($150 FOR TWO, BY RESERVATION ONLY)
Enjoy a private tour of Edith Wharton’s personal 2,700-volume library. Replete with personal notes, inscriptions, and markings in the acclaimed author’s own hand, these books provide a rare and wonderful glimpse into what Wharton was thinking, and feeling, over 100 years ago.
“It was like some dark undefinable menace, forever dogging my steps, lurking, & threatening …”
– Edith Wharton, The Ghost Stories of Edith Wharton
Tricks of the imagination in an old house once inhabited by a skilled writer of ghost stories … or something else?
Take an online ghost tour and decide for yourself.
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