​Louis Auchincloss

Writings for ​Louis Auchincloss

Novels

•    (Written under pseudonym Andrew Lee) The Indifferent Children, 1947

•    Sybil, 1952

•    A Law for the Lion, 1953

•    The Great World and Timothy Colt, 1956

•    Venus in Sparta, 1958

•    Pursuit of the Prodigal, 1959

•    The House of Five Talents, 1960

•    Portrait in Brownstone, 1962

•    The Rector of Justin, 1964

•    The Embezzler, 1966

•    A World of Profit, 1968

•    I Come As a Thief, 1972

•    The Dark Lady, 1977

•    The Country Cousin, 1978

•    The House of the Prophet, 1980

•    The Cat and the King, 1981

•    Watchfires, 1982

•    Exit Lady Masham, 1983

•    The Book Class, 1984

•    Honorable Men, 1986

•    Diary of a Yuppie, 1987

•    The Golden Calves, 1988

•    Fellow Passengers: A Novel in Portraits, 1989

•    The Lady of Situations, 1990

•    Three Lives, 1993

•    Family Fortunes (omnibus; contains The House of Five Talents, Portrait in Brownstone, and The Rector of Justin), 1993

•    The Education of Oscar Fairfax, 1995

•    Her Infinite Variety, 2000

•    The Scarlet Letters, 2003

•    East Side Story, 2004

•    The Headmaster's Dilemma, 2007

•    Last of the Old Guard, 2008

Short Stories

•    The Injustice Collectors, 1950

•    The Romantic Egoists, 1954

•    The Unholy Three: And Other Stories, 1955

•    Powers of Attorney, 1963

•    The Club Bedroom (one-act play), Esquire, Dec.1966

•    Tales of Manhattan, 1967

•    Second Chance: Tales of Two Generations, 1970

•    The Partners, 1974

•    The Winthrop Covenant, 1976

•    Narcissa and Other Fables, 1982

•    Skinny Island: More Tales of Manhattan, 1987

•    False Gods, 1992

•    Tales of Yesteryear, 1994

•    The Collected Stories of Louis Auchincloss, 1994

•    The Atonement and Other Stories, 1997

•    Civil Wars: Three Tales of Old New York, 1999

•    The Anniversary and Other Stories, 1999

•    Manhattan Monologues,  2002

•    The Young Apollo and Other Stories, 2006

•    The Friend of Women and Other Stories, 2007

Nonfiction

•    Cases and Materials on Law of Contracts, 1960

•    Reflections of a Jacobite, 1961

•    The World of Henry James, 1964

•    Pioneers and Caretakers: A Study of Nine American Women Novelists, 1965

•    On Sister Carrie, 1968

•    Motiveless Malignity, 1969

•    Edith Wharton: A Woman in Her Time, 1972

•    Richelieu, 1972

•    A Writer's Capital, 1974

•    Reading Henry James, 1975

•    Introduction to Anglo-American Law, 1977

•    Life, Law, and Letters: Essays and Sketches, 1979

•    Persons of Consequence: Queen Victoria and Her Circle, 1979

•    Three "Perfect Novels" and What They Have in Common (lecture), 1981

•    A Writer's Use of Fact in Fiction, 1984

•    False Dawn: Women in the Age of the Sun King, 1985

•    The Vanderbilt Era: Profiles of a Gilded Age, 1989

•    J.P. Morgan: The Financier as Collector, 1990

•    Love without Wings: Some Friendships in Literature and Politics, 1991

•    Deborah Turbeville's Newport Remembered: A Photographic Portrait of a Gilded Past, 1994 (Author of text)

•    The Style's the Man: Reflections on Proust, Fitzgerald, Wharton, Vidal, and Others, 1994

•    The Man behind the Book: Literary Profiles, 1996

•    La Gloire: The Roman Empire of Corneille and Racine, 1996

•    (co-author) A Century of Arts & Letters: The History of the National Institute of Arts & Letters and the American Academy of Arts & Letters as Told, Decade by Decade, by Eleven Members, 1998

•    Woodrow Wilson, 2000

•    Theodore Roosevelt, 2001

•    Forging a New Nation: 1765-1790, 2003

•    Hawthorne Revisited: Honoring the Bicentennial of the Author's Birth, 2004

•    Writers and Personality, 2005

•    A Voice from Old New York: A Memoir of My Youth, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2010


Edited Books

•    Edith Wharton, An Edith Wharton Reader, 1965

•    Anthony Trollope, The Warden [and] Barchester Towers, 1966

•    Fables of Wit and Elegance, 1972

•    Adele Florence Sloane, Maverick in Mauve: The Diary of a Romantic Age, 1983

•    Quotations from Henry James, 1984

•    Hone & Strong Diaries of Old Manhattan, 1989

•    Edith Wharton, Selected Poems, 2005

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