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The Resource A preface to Henry James

A preface to Henry James

Label
A preface to Henry James
Title
A preface to Henry James
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A biography of Henry James with a discussion of his major works
Cataloging source
UkLiU
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Putt, S. Gorley
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Preface books
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  • James, Henry
  • James, Henry
  • James, Henry
  • Authors, American
Label
A preface to Henry James
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 194-196)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Young Harry and 'the master': the New York edition -- Part one: The early James -- Young Harry of New York and New England: family background, Washington Square, The Bostonians and The Princess Casamassima -- 'I take possession of the old world': 'A passionate pilgrim', Roderick Hudson -- Bridging the Atlantic: 'my appointed thematic doom': The American, The Europeans, 'Daisy Miller', 'An international episode', 'The pension beaurepas', 'The siege of London', 'Lady Barberina' -- The portrait of a lady: from New York to England, from England to Europe, 'No possibility of a happy ending' -- Part two: The later James -- Henry James the London-based professional: the social critic, self-communing: writing about writing, 'The lesson of the master' -- The wings of the dove -- Last years -- Illustrative passages: the private life and the public world, external and internal domestic landscapes, conversation, dialogue, telepathy, expressions of love, tensions of unreciprocated 'genius' -- Brief biographies -- Domestic and social geography -- Notes on further reading
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
x, 198 pages
Isbn
9780582351851
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
A preface to Henry James
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 194-196)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Young Harry and 'the master': the New York edition -- Part one: The early James -- Young Harry of New York and New England: family background, Washington Square, The Bostonians and The Princess Casamassima -- 'I take possession of the old world': 'A passionate pilgrim', Roderick Hudson -- Bridging the Atlantic: 'my appointed thematic doom': The American, The Europeans, 'Daisy Miller', 'An international episode', 'The pension beaurepas', 'The siege of London', 'Lady Barberina' -- The portrait of a lady: from New York to England, from England to Europe, 'No possibility of a happy ending' -- Part two: The later James -- Henry James the London-based professional: the social critic, self-communing: writing about writing, 'The lesson of the master' -- The wings of the dove -- Last years -- Illustrative passages: the private life and the public world, external and internal domestic landscapes, conversation, dialogue, telepathy, expressions of love, tensions of unreciprocated 'genius' -- Brief biographies -- Domestic and social geography -- Notes on further reading
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
x, 198 pages
Isbn
9780582351851
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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