Henry James: Major Stories and Essays

Henry James: Major Stories and Essays
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ISBN10: 
1883011752
ISBN13: 
9781883011758
Pages: 
705
Published: 
September 1st 1999 by Library of America
Rating: 
4.23

Stories:
Daisy Miller: A study --
An international episode --
The Aspern papers- -
The real thing- -
The middle years- -
The figure in the carpet- -
The turn of the screw- -
The great good place- -
The beast in the jungle- -
The jolly corner- -
Essays:
Walt Whitman: review of drum-taps from Hawthorne: from II. Early Manhood: "I have said that Hawthorne was an observer of small things"- -
V. The three American novels- -
The art of fiction- -
Ralph Waldo Emerson: Review of A memoir of Ralph Waldo Emerson, by James Elliot Cabot- -
The question of the opportunities- -
The lesson of Balzac- -
William shakespeare: Introduction to the Tempest- -
Preface to The portrait of a lady.

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