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Journey to Obscurity: The Life of Octave Thanet George McMichael

Journey to Obscurity: The Life of Octave Thanet

George McMichael

Published 1965
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Hardcover
259 pages
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Alice French, writing as Octave Thanet, was one of the most consequential and highly paid authors in America from about the 1880s to the early 1900s. Teddy Roosevelt was a fan and had her to dinner at the White House. Good overview of her, as wellMoreAlice French, writing as Octave Thanet, was one of the most consequential and highly paid authors in America from about the 1880s to the early 1900s. Teddy Roosevelt was a fan and had her to dinner at the White House. Good overview of her, as well as the times and how she both shaped and reacted to them.