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Harry Ransom Center, University of Texas at Austin.

 

a play by Edith Wharton titled The Shadow of a Doubt is  newly  discovered by Dr Laura Rattray. Glasgow University in Texas

 

 

Newly discovered: Edith Wharton's four rejected film scripts for Charlie Chaplin movies.

The House of Girth, 1905. Charlie checks into a fat farm to lose weight. 
 
The Costume of the Country, 1913. Charlie models the national costumes of several countries.


The Page of Innocence, 1920 (. Charlie is a medieval page who foils a plot against the royal court. . 
Even Foam. Charlie is a pubkeeper who has trouble with his beer.

 

Also newly discovered in the Stanislavski archive:

An Actor Despairs
My Life In Tat
Building A Caricature

 

Born in 1862, Wharton won the Pulitzer prize for The Age of Innocence, published in 1920. She was also nominated three times for the Nobel prize in literature.

 

 

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