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Synopsis:

Regarded as one of Louis Auchincloss's most accomplished novels, THE RECTOR OF JUSTIN centers on Frank Prescott, the founder of an exclusive school for boys. Eighty years of his life unfold through the observations of six narrators, each with a unique perspective on the man, his motivations, and the roots of his triumphs and failings.

About the Author

Louis Auchincloss was honored in the year 2000 as a “Living Landmark” by the New York Landmarks Conservancy. During his long career he wrote more than sixty books, including the story collection Manhattan Monologues and the novel The Rector of Justin. The former president of the Academy of Arts and Letters, he resided in New York City until his death in January 2010.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780395073612
Subtitle:
A Novel
Publisher:
Mariner Books
Author:
Auchincloss, Louis
Subject:
Literary
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Publication Date:
20020710
Binding:
Electronic book text in proprietary or open standard format
Pages:
352
Dimensions:
8.25 x 5.5 x 0.88 in 0.7 lb

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Regarded as one of Louis Auchincloss's most accomplished novels, THE RECTOR OF JUSTIN centers on Frank Prescott, the founder of an exclusive school for boys. Eighty years of his life unfold through the observations of six narrators, each with a unique perspective on the man, his motivations, and the roots of his triumphs and failings.
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