Who was James Hosmer? James’ early demise greatly influences the young Neale C. Thorne, who soon establishes himself as the new pastor in the town of Limestone, wherein he first meets Miriam.

Written in 1862 by the Mrs. Mary Virginia (Hawes) Terhune, a.k.a Marion Harland, (1830 – 1922), author of “Alone,” “Moss Side,” and other novels.
Transcribed and edited by Jeffrey Merrow from the 1862, New York edition.

Miriam by Marion Harland
Miriam by Marion Harland

Miriam for Kindle at Amazon