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Last of the Old GuardA Novel【電子書籍】[ Louis Auchincloss ]

Last of the Old GuardA Novel【電子書籍】[ Louis Auchincloss ]

<p><strong>A prominent lawyer in 1940s New York investigates the mystery of his partner’s life and death in this novel by a <em>New York Times</em>?bestselling author.</strong></p> <p>Nearing the end of his days, Adrian Suydam, half the partnership of the law firm of Suydam & Saunders, reflects on his lifelong friendship and business relationship with Ernest Saundersーa tragic and complicated man incapable of properly loving anyone. In this perceptive novel, set against the backdrop of old New Yo
East Side StoryRoman【電子書籍】[ Louis Auchincloss ]

East Side StoryRoman【電子書籍】[ Louis Auchincloss ]

<p>Eine mitrei?ende Familiensaga, die den Clan der wohlhabenden New Yorker Patrizier-Familie Carnochan ?ber anderthalb Jahrhunderte hinweg durchleuchtet und zerfetzt - komponiert aus zw?lf Lebensportr?ts, die jeweils einen in jeder Generation wiederkehrenden Typus repr?sentieren: ein Buch voll insgeheim rebellischer S?hne, d?nnlippig-calvinistischer V?ter, voll Erbinnen, die sich viel zu vern?nftig verheiraten. Und hin und wieder, zwischen amerikanischem B?rgerkrieg und Vietnam, taucht in der Fa
A Voice from Old New YorkA Memoir of My Youth【電子書籍】[ Louis Auchincloss ]

A Voice from Old New YorkA Memoir of My Youth【電子書籍】[ Louis Auchincloss ]

<p><strong>An “entertaining and occasionally even moving” personal recollection by the lawyer, historian, and renowned chronicler of old-money WASP society (<em>The Boston Globe</em>).</strong></p> <p>At the time of his death, Louis Auchinclossーenemy of bores, self-pity, and stale gossipー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 ever created.</p> <p>No
Dark Lady【電子書籍】[ Louis Auchincloss ]

Dark Lady【電子書籍】[ Louis Auchincloss ]

<p>The offices, penthouses, and suburban chateaux of New York are the setting for Louis Auchincloss's <em>The Dark Lady.</em> Spanning three decades from the 1930s to the McCarthy era, the novel chronicles a powerful woman's rise and the human toll it exacts.</p> <p>In a world where birth and style count nearly as much as wealth, Elesina Dart is supremely equipped to star. Lovely, well-born, bright, even moderately talented as an actress, Elesina seems perversely bent on canceling out these adva
East Side StoryA Novel【電子書籍】[ Louis Auchincloss ]

East Side StoryA Novel【電子書籍】[ Louis Auchincloss ]

<p><strong>A “novel of power and hypocrisy in upper-class New York” that follows the rise of one prominent family, generation after generation (<em>The New Yorker</em>).</strong></p> <p>How did the families who live on Manhattan’s Upper East Side get to where they are today? This engaging saga by a <em>New York Times</em>?bestselling author charts the rise of an uncommon family in America’s grandest city.</p> <p><em>East Side Story</em> tells of the Carnochan family whose Scottish forebears esta
Skinny IslandMore Tales of Manhattan【電子書籍】[ Louis Auchincloss ]

Skinny IslandMore Tales of Manhattan【電子書籍】[ Louis Auchincloss ]

<p>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 Yorkers whose roots go down to its bedrock play out the drama of their lives.<br /> From the turn of the century to our present urban follies, these
Henry Adams - American Writers 93: University of Minnesota Pamphlets on American Writers HENRY ADAMS - AMER WRITERS 93 (University of Minnesota Pamphlets on American Writers (Paperback)) [ Louis Auchincloss ]

Henry Adams - American Writers 93: University of Minnesota Pamphlets on American Writers HENRY ADAMS - AMER WRITERS 93 (University of Minnesota Pamphlets on American Writers (Paperback)) [ Louis Auchincloss ]

HENRY ADAMS ー AMER WRITERS 93 University of Minnesota Pamphlets on American Writers (Paperback) Louis Auchincloss UNIV OF MINNESOTA PR2009 Paperback Minnesota Archi English ISBN:9780816605965 洋書 Social Science(社会科学) History
The Scarlet LettersA Novel【電子書籍】[ Louis Auchincloss ]

The Scarlet LettersA Novel【電子書籍】[ Louis Auchincloss ]

<p><strong>A <em>New York Times</em>?bestselling author puts a modern twist on the Nathaniel Hawthorne classic with this novel of wealthy 1950s society.</strong></p> <p>The year is 1953, and the coastal village of Glenville, on the opulent north shore of Long Island, is shaken by scandal. Ambrose Vollard, the managing partner of a prestigious Wall Street law firm, gets word of an alleged affair in his family. Most astonishing, the adulterer is Rodman Jessup, Vollard’s son-in-law, junior partner,
Theodore RooseveltThe American Presidents Series: The 26th President, 1901-1909【電子書籍】[ Louis Auchincloss ]

Theodore RooseveltThe American Presidents Series: The 26th President, 1901-1909【電子書籍】[ Louis Auchincloss ]

<p>An intimate portrait of the first president of the 20th century</p> <p>The American century opened with the election of that quintessentially American adventurer, Theodore Roosevelt. Louis Auchincloss's warm and knowing biography introduces us to the man behind the many myths of Theodore Roosevelt. From his early involvement in the politics of New York City and then New York State, we trace his celebrated military career and finally his ascent to the national political stage. Caricatured thro
The Friend of Women and Other Stories【電子書籍】[ Louis Auchincloss ]

The Friend of Women and Other Stories【電子書籍】[ Louis Auchincloss ]

<p><strong>Short fiction examining the mysteries of human character, from a <em>New York Times</em>?bestselling author acclaimed as “among the best in American literature” (<em>Kirkus Reviews</em>).</strong></p> <p>In the title story, a teacher at a private girls’ school ruminates on a long career, wondering if he was right to encourage his students to find a life less constrained than the conventional one prescribed to themーor if he cruelly raised unrealistic expectations. In “The Country Cousi
Edith Wharton - American Writers 12: University of Minnesota Pamphlets on American Writers EDITH WHARTON - AMER WRITERS 1 (University of Minnesota Pamphlets on American Writers (Paperback)) [ Louis Auchincloss ]

Edith Wharton - American Writers 12: University of Minnesota Pamphlets on American Writers EDITH WHARTON - AMER WRITERS 1 (University of Minnesota Pamphlets on American Writers (Paperback)) [ Louis Auchincloss ]

EDITH WHARTON ー AMER WRITERS 1 University of Minnesota Pamphlets on American Writers (Paperback) Louis Auchincloss UNIV OF MINNESOTA PR1961 Paperback English ISBN:9780816602506 洋書 Fiction & Literature(小説&文芸) Biography & Autobiography
Her Infinite VarietyA Novel【電子書籍】[ Louis Auchincloss ]

Her Infinite VarietyA Novel【電子書籍】[ Louis Auchincloss ]

<p>From one of America's greatest men of letters, our sublime master of manners, comes his novel, <em>Her Infinite Variety</em>. Louis Auchincloss has been called "our most astute observer of moral paradox among the affluent" (Arthur Schlesinger, Jr.), and his fiction described as that which "has always examined what makes life worth living" (<em>Washington Post Book World</em>). Now he brings us the rollicking tale of an unforgettable woman of mid-twentieth century America: the devilish, foreve
Ellen Glasgow - American Writers 33: University of Minnesota Pamphlets on American Writers ELLEN GLASGOW - AMER WRITERS 3 (University of Minnesota Pamphlets on American Writers) [ Louis Auchincloss ]

Ellen Glasgow - American Writers 33: University of Minnesota Pamphlets on American Writers ELLEN GLASGOW - AMER WRITERS 3 (University of Minnesota Pamphlets on American Writers) [ Louis Auchincloss ]

ELLEN GLASGOW ー AMER WRITERS 3 University of Minnesota Pamphlets on American Writers Louis Auchincloss UNIV OF MINNESOTA PR1964 Paperback Minnesota Archi English ISBN:9780816603176 洋書 Fiction & Literature(小説&文芸) Biography & Autobiography
The House of the Prophet【電子書籍】[ Louis Auchincloss ]

The House of the Prophet【電子書籍】[ Louis Auchincloss ]

<p>The House of the Prophet is Louis Auchincloss's searching novel of Felix Leitner, one of the most influential men of his time. Political philosopher, columnist, adviser to American presidents, Leitner will doubtless bring to many readers' minds the late Walter Lippmann, portrayed in the fine biography by Ronald Steel. Indeed, in his new introduction, Auchincloss makes plain that "the idea of writing a novel inspired by, though by no means based upon, the life of Walter Lippmann was unlike any
The Young ApolloAnd Other Stories【電子書籍】[ Louis Auchincloss ]

The Young ApolloAnd Other Stories【電子書籍】[ Louis Auchincloss ]

<p><strong>Short stories from a <em>New York Times</em>?bestselling author, in settings ranging from Edwardian garden parties to 1970s Manhattan.</strong></p> <p>While bringing to life stories of the past filled with privilege and glamour, these tales also explore their characters’ less than savory ambitions and desires. In the title story, an older man eulogizes his young friendーa muse to the artists he gathered around himselfーonly to reveal that despite the young man’s burgeoning reputation as
Powers of Attorney【電子書籍】[ Louis Auchincloss ]

Powers of Attorney【電子書籍】[ Louis Auchincloss ]

<p><strong>Tales that take you behind the scenes of a powerful New York law firm, from the <em>New York Times</em>?bestselling author of <em>The Partners</em>.</strong></p> <p>Ambition, jealousy, desire, hatred, deceitーthey’re all there inside the Wall Street law offices of Tower, Tilney & Webb, the setting for these interwoven stories set in the 1960s from Louis Auchincloss, who practiced law while also writing acclaimed and bestselling fiction.</p> <p>Senior partner Clitus Tilney is not about
The Headmaster's Dilemma【電子書籍】[ Louis Auchincloss ]

The Headmaster's Dilemma【電子書籍】[ Louis Auchincloss ]

<p>In The Headmaster’s Dilemma, Louis Auchincloss revisits the prep school world of his most famous novel. That book, The Rector of Justin, published in 1964, took the form of a fictional biography, giving the reader the full life story of a much beloved and revered, if also feared, headmaster of an exclusive New England prep school. In The Headmaster’s Dilemma, we see up close what happens when a school’s ideals and founding principles collide with the exigencies of change.</p> <p>The Headmaste
Manhattan MonologuesStories【電子書籍】[ Louis Auchincloss ]

Manhattan MonologuesStories【電子書籍】[ Louis Auchincloss ]

<p>**From a <em>New York Times</em>?bestselling author, short stories of the privileged class, spanning a century of New York history:**<strong>“Urbane, humorous . . . a treat to read.” ー<em>Library Journal</em></strong></p> <p>Sublime master of manners, exquisite critic of the upper crust, and beloved American author Louis Auchincloss is at his wry, brilliant best with this collection of ten short stories about New York aristocracy.</p> <p>Drawing on a century of Manhattan high society, Auchinc
The PartnersA Novel【電子書籍】[ Louis Auchincloss ]

The PartnersA Novel【電子書籍】[ Louis Auchincloss ]

<p><strong>A <em>New York Times</em>?bestselling novel of love, money, and ambition among the employees of a white-shoe law firm.</strong></p> <p>From a renowned chronicler of American high society, this is a novel set in the small but distinguished New York law firm of Shepard, Putney & Cox in the early 1970s.</p> <p>The son of a rich mother and a socially ambitious father, Beekman “Beeky” Ehninger makes a successful career for himself in the narrow upper echelons of his profession. For years,
【中古】The Rector of Justin /HOUGHTON MIFFLIN/Louis Auchincloss (ペーパーバック)

【中古】The Rector of Justin /HOUGHTON MIFFLIN/Louis Auchincloss (ペーパーバック)

◆◆◆小口に日焼けがあります。表紙に汚れがあります。迅速・丁寧な発送を心がけております。【毎日発送】商品状態著者名:Louis Auchincloss出版社名Mariner Books発売日2002年

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