Marshall Fishwick

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Marshall Fishwick, professor of American studies at Washington and Lee University, is the author of Virginia, the first volume in Harper’s new “Regions of America” series. He has just returned from a Fulbright lectureship in Denmark.

Articles by this Contributor

October 1958

One lady, he said, saved his head from the block; now another is rescuing his reputation

December 1959

His secret diaries sparkle with the wit, wisdom, and lusty candor that made William Byrd II of Westover one of Virginia’s most engaging gentlemen