1961
Tuesday, June 5, 2012 at 1:14PM
National Book Foundation

The House of Five Talents

By Louis Auchincloss

Original Publisher: Houghton Mifflin

Current Publisher: Out of Print

Fiction Finalists That Year:

Fiction Winner That Year: Conrad Richter for The Waters of Kronos

Fiction Judges That Year: B.J. Chute, Robert M. Coates, Arthur Mizener

The Year in Literature: 

More Information: Auchincloss was a Fiction Finalist three more times: in 1960 for Pursuit of the Prodigal, in 1965 for The Rector of Justin, and in 1967 for The Embezzler.

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