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A ROMANCE OF WASHINGTON SOCIETY
WITH ILLUSTRATIONS BY HARRISON FISHER AND B.
NEW YORK DODD, MEAD & COMPANY 1909
COP YRIGHT, 1907 BY THE WASHINGTON HERALD COMP ANY
COP YRIGHT, 1909 BY DODD, MEAD & COMP ANY
Published, May, 1909
"Her glance, quick yet soft, was much the prettiest thing of the sort
Sir Percy had ever seen" (page 33) (missing from book) . . . . . .
"'It is the old story. You are worthy to marry her, but I am not
worthy to speak to her'"
"'I shall leave this house to-morrow morning, never to re-enter it'"
Few men have the goal of their ambition in sight at thirty-eight
years of age. But Sir Percy Carlyon had, when he was appointed
First Secretary of the British Embassy at Washington, with a very