The first of four novellas, which together were published in Old New York , set in the mid-1800s Lewis Raycie is sent on a Grand Tour of Europe with instructions from his father to acquire a collection of accepted art works. His father's dream is to own a Raphael; instead, Lewis returns with a priceless collection of Renaissance masterpieces by Piero della Francesca and others of equal stature. They are, however, unknown in America. His father is appalled and disinherits him. His family ridicules him. But it is only ...

False Dawn 2015, Classic Collection

ISBN-13: 9781501229213

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False Dawn (the 'Forties) (Dodo Press) 2008, Dodo Press

ISBN-13: 9781406573459

Trade paperback

False Dawn 2000, Audio Partners

ISBN-13: 9781572701809

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