Reflections of a Jacobite (Houghton Mifflin reprint editions)

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  • Criticism and interpretation,
  • James, Henry,
  • Fiction,
  • James, Henry,,
  • 1843-1916

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Number of Pages220
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Open LibraryOL7695579M
ISBN 100678035717
ISBN 109780678035719

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Louis Stanton Auchincloss (/ ˈ ɔː k ɪ ŋ k l ɒ s /; Septem – Janu ) was an American lawyer, novelist, historian, and essayist. He is best known as a novelist who parlayed his experiences into books exploring the experiences and psychology of American polite society and old dry, ironic works of fiction continue the tradition of Henry James and Edith ality: American.

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His essays on Henry James, beginning with Reflections of a Jacobite (), and his study of Edith Wharton (), set out a lineage in American letters for his own work. Unfriendly critics Author: Eric Homberger.Foreword - Introduction & Book Proposal.

1 Founding Father. 2 Carolingean Genealogy. 3 His Story. 4 The Simple Escape. 5 Ascent as Stuart. 6 The Jacobite Rebel. 7 New Orleans.

8 The War Over France. 9 Pearls Lost. 10 Theosis & Jacob's Ladder. 11 The Spirit of Judas. 12 The Fight. 13 Letters from the King. 14 "Check & Mate" Afterword: Royal.

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