The Handsome Road Author:Gwen Bristow The second in the Plantation Series Trilogy by Gwen Bristow — (This book is very old and fragile,and hard to find....but still readable.) — The Old South was a world of extremes, of stately mansions — and beautiful hoop-skirted belles like Ann Sheramy Larne. — Both Ann Larne and Corrie May Upjohn lost their lovers in battle: both nearly died of star... more »vation, adn both endured the ignominy of Yankee occupation.
But for Ann Sheramy Larne, the war meant total disaster, poverty, and an end to the gracious old ways.
For Corrie Upjohn, however, these tragic times were an opportunity-to achieve the things she had not even dared dream of under the old system!« less