LOVE ON THE ROCKS: STORIES OF RUSTICATORS AND ROMANCE ON MOUNT DESERT ISLAND

LOVE ON THE ROCKS
LOVE ON THE ROCKS
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Love on the Rocks celebrates Mount Desert Island in its golden age, the late nineteenth century, when it was a summer playground for wealthy out-of-staters, and , most important to many, a place for the rich to meet their future husbands and wives. This era in maine history spawned a new genre of fiction that was commonly known as "The Bar Harbor Novel," romance stories about the rich falling in and out of love during their summer sojourns. Dramatic and romantic, these short novels helped intensify the area's popularity. This collection includes eleven selections by writers such as Jane Austin, Constance Harrison, Marion Crawford, and Edward Church. Paperback 172 Pages