A brilliant match.
“I remember Regulas Rothsay—­or Rule,
as we used to call him—­when he was a little
bit of a fellow hardly up to my knee, running about
Emma Dorothea Eliza Nevitte Southworth, who published many of her books under the name Mrs. E. D. E. N. Southworth, was one of the most popular fiction writers in the United States during the mid nine...