So red the rose

Front Cover
J.S. Sanders & Co., Aug 1, 1992 - Fiction - 431 pages
2 Reviews
The story of the Bedfords and the McGehees, two wealthy Mississippi families, at the time of the Civil War.

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

Review: So Red the Rose

User Review  - Kelly Obernuefemann - Goodreads

If you are looking for a Southern, this one is pretty interesting. Of course it was written in the 1930s, so you will have to deal with racist language and ideas. It is a story of the civil war ... Read full review

Review: So Red the Rose

User Review  - Kent - Goodreads

Excellent, and most certainly not sentimental, whatever its superficial detractors may say. If you can find it, Donald Davidson has a good essay on this book. Read full review


Section 1
Section 2
Section 3

25 other sections not shown

Common terms and phrases

About the author (1992)

Young was born in Como, Mississippi.

George Garrett is the author of 34 books. He has served as the Poet Laureate of the Commonwealth of Virginia and has been honored with many awards, including a Guggenheim Fellowship, a Ford Foundation Grant, the T. S. Eliot Award, the Rome Prize of the American Academy of Arts and Letters, and the PEN/Malamud Award for Short Fiction.

Bibliographic information