FAMOUS FOR WRITING ABOUT PREP SCHOOL from personal experience, two great American authors - J.D. Salinger and Louis Auchincloss - are remembered. Their legacies live on in their classic stories of privileged youth...
A Privileged Life by Susanna Salk captures classic prep style in elegant fashion.
True Prep by Lisa Birnbach includes "prep personas" like the orginal Handbook.
Aarons, Slim "A Place in the Sun"

Aldrich, Nelson W. "Old Money, The Mythology of Wealth in America"

Birnbach, Lisa "The Official Preppy Handbook"

Birnbach, Lisa "True Prep"

Brown, Ross "Burke's Cocktail and Drinking Recipes 1936 reprint"

Dickens, Charles "David Copperfield"

Cooke, John William "Brooks Brothers: Generations of Style: It's All About the Clothing"

Crawford, Sally "Daily Life in Anglo-Saxon England"

Fitzgerald, F. Scott "The Great Gatsby"

Fussell, Paul "Class: A Guide Through the American Social Status System"

Hughes, Thomas "Tom Brown's School Days"

Irving, John "A Prayer for Owen Meany"

Irving, John "The World According to Garp"

Knowles, John "A Separate Peace"

Linsley, Leslie and Pommett, Terry "Nantucket: Island Living"

Nasaw, David "Andrew Carnegie"

Ogive, Clive Endive IV "Private Clubs in America and Around the World"

Powell, Arthur "Lesson from Privilege: The American Prep School Tradition"

Reynolds, Virginia "The Little Black Book of Cocktails: The Essential Guide to New and Old Classics"

Salinger, J.D. "The Catcher in the Rye"

Salk, Susanna "A Privileged Life: Celebrating WASP Style"

Sassoon, Siegfried "Memoirs of a Fox-Hunting Man"

Schlesinger, Andrew "Veritas: Harvard College and the American Experience"

Veblen, Thorstein "The Theory of the Leisure Class"

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