Watchfires

Watchfires

Book - 1982
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Houghton

I gotthe germ of this tale from an incident in the life of George Templeton Strong recorded in an unpublished section of his famous diary. I later developed it into an article which appeared in my volume of essays, Reflections of a Jacobite. My first attempt to fictionalize it was the short story "In the Beauty of the Lilies" that became a part of The Winthrop Covenant. This novel is my final development of the theme.

- Louis Auchincloss



Baker & Taylor
The marriage of Dexter and Rosalie Fairchild--a relationship reflecting the security and privilege of their upper-class New York City lives--is disrupted by personal and political tensions arising from the Civil War

Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, c1982
ISBN: 9780395315460
0395315468

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