Wisdom’s Gate – Margaret Ayer Barnes

Margaret Ayer Barnes

Published by Houghton Mifflin Company in 1938.

First Edition

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Published in 1938 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Unclipped dust jacket, some chipping at edges and corners. Red cloth covered boards. Very good.

“Wisdom’s Gate” by Margaret Ayer Barnes navigates personal and social upheavals in early 20th-century America. The story revolves around love, loss, and the search for meaning amidst the changing tides of society. Barnes’s adept storytelling captures the complexities of human relationships and the quest for wisdom through life’s trials and triumphs. The novel offers a rich tapestry of emotions and insights, drawing readers into a world where personal growth and understanding are at the heart of each character’s journey.

Margaret Ayer Barnes (1886-1967) was an American novelist, playwright, and short-story writer. She won the Pulitzer Prize in 1931 for her novel, Years of Grace.


Published by: Houghton Mifflin

Location published: Boston

Year published: 1938

Edition: First Edition


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