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Current Literature, Vol. 1: A Magazine of Record and Review; July-December, 1888 (Classic Reprint)

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Current Literature, Vol. 1: A Magazine of Record and Review; July-December, 1888 (Classic Reprint)

Excerpt from Current Literature, Vol. 1: A Magazine of Record and Review; July-December, 1888A beautiful character in fiction is like a beautiful picture in that it is a great gift to the people. Mr. Isaac Hender son is therefore to be thanked by all who have the delight of reading his new book, Agatha Page It is the story of a girl, the daughter of an Italian mother and an American father, who has been brought up with her cousin Mercede by her uncle, General Ricci.an mother and an American father, who has been brought up with her cousin Mercede by her uncle, General Ricci. Mercede makes a runaway match, and, deserted by her-husband, turns her attention to sculpture and becomes a great artist. In the mean time Agatha is wooed and won by the Marquis Filippo Lorena. After some eight years of happy wedded life Mercede comes home, having conquered her place in the art world. She falls in love with her cousin's husband and success fully attracts him to her, while Agatha stands by, sees it all, realizes what it means to her and says nothing. Agatha determines to have faith in her husband's loyalty to her.About the PublisherForgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.comThis book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works. read more