The Plutocrat explores the power of money

The Plutocrat is a very good novel, but one that I suspect modern readers will find as alien as Jane Austen. The book is about a young playwright, Laurence Ogle. Flying high on the success of his first play, he books passage for North Africa. The Plutocrat by Booth Tarkington 1927 bestseller #2. 543 pp. […]