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- University of Minnesota Press 1961; US$ 36.00
Edith Wharton - American Writers 12 was first published in 1961. Minnesota Archive Editions uses digital technology to make long-unavailable books once again accessible, and are published unaltered from the original University of Minnesota Press editions. more...
- University of Minnesota Press 1986; US$ 36.00
Ellen Glasgow - American Writers 33 was first published in 1964. Minnesota Archive Editions uses digital technology to make long-unavailable books once again accessible, and are published unaltered from the original University of Minnesota Press editions. more...
- University of Minnesota Press 1971; US$ 36.00
Henry Adams - American Writers 93 was first published in 1971. Minnesota Archive Editions uses digital technology to make long-unavailable books once again accessible, and are published unaltered from the original University of Minnesota Press editions. more...
- Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 1984; US$ 14.95
A sparkling and profound consideration of women and power: the power of intellect, of money, of integrity, and of loyalty, love and self-respect. ?If I have a bias it is in my suspicion that women are intellectually and intuitively superior to men,? writes Christopher Gates, the elegant, sharp-tongued narrator of this book. ?But,? he adds, ?I... more...
- Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2010; US$ 14.99
At the time of his death, Louis Auchincloss?enemy of bores, self-pity, and gossip less than fresh?had just finished taking on a subject he had long avoided: himself . His memoir confirms that, despite the spark of his fiction, Auchincloss himself was the most entertaining character he has created. No traitor to his class but occasionally its critic,... more...
- Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 1987; US$ 17.95
It's only twelve miles long and two miles wide, but it has more money for its area, more history packed into its relatively brief settlement, and more emotional and intellectual energy coursing through its streets than any other place on earth. Manhattan is the setting for all of Louis Auchincloss's fiction, and it is the stage on which those New... more...
- Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 1989; US$ 14.99
This superb gallery of portraits gathers its wit and resonance from the discerning eye of the central narrator, Dan Ruggles, who in the course of unraveling the dreams, doubts, and loyalties of those around him inevitably reveals his own. Dan spends his boyhood in the company of old-money aunts from Bar Harbor and polo-playing uncles from Argentina,... more...
- Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 1980; US$ 10.95
The House of the Prophet is one of Auchincloss's most powerful and ambitious novels, a penetrating, full-depth character study with a rich supporting cast and scenes that range from New York and Paris to a resort colony in Maine, from Georgetown dinner parties to an idyllic barge trip through the south of France. All are drawn with the unerring... more...
- Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 1981; US$ 10.95
A cat may look at a king, says an old proverb. The king is the Sun King, Louis XIV of France, whose fabled court at Versailles was the wonder of Europe; the cat is the watchful chronicler, Louis de Rouvroy, second duc de Saint-Simon, author of the famous Memoirs which are the definitive record of Louis? reign. Auchincloss has conceived his... more...