Those who love: a biographical novel of Abigail and John Adams

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Doubleday, 1965 - Fiction - 662 pages
The love story of John and Abigail Adams from courtship to the White House

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User Review  - fuzzi - LibraryThing

Superb. The author notes that it took 4 1/2 years of research and writing to complete this biography of John and Abigail Adams, and it shows. But this story is never dry, stuffy, or boring. The Adams ... Read full review

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I enjoyed this biographical novel about John and Abigail Adams, though not as much as The Agony and the Ecstasy. Read full review


a puritan in love
this thorny breed
the hidden and the revealed

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Irving Stone was born Irvin Tenenbaum on July 14, 1903, in San Francisco, California. He earned a Bachelor's Degree from U. C. Berkeley in 1923 and a Master's Degree in 1924 from the University of Southern California. Stone first came to prominence with the publication of Lust for Life, a vivid fictionalized biography of the painter Vincent Van Gogh. He is known for his historically accurate fictionalized biographies. Stone won a Western Spur Award for Men to Match My Mountains and was a member of the Western Writers of America in 1959. Irving Stone August 26, 1989 at the age of 86.