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The question of Henry James

F. W. Dupee

The question of Henry James

a collection of critical essays

by F. W. Dupee

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  • 10 Currently reading

Published by H. Holt and Company in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • James, Henry, 1843-1916 -- Criticism and interpretation

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by F.W. Dupee.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS2124 .D8
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxii, 302 p.
    Number of Pages302
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6485582M
    LC Control Number45010290
    OCLC/WorldCa2679692

    This question seems to demand a highly subjective response. I will give one, but I will warn that I look upon each of James’ novels as unique, and ask different things of them. Consequently, I tend to favour one book over another depending on my m. What Maisie Knew is a novel by Henry James () first published in The novel was released as a book after it had been serialized that year in The Chap-Book and New Review.

    The Portrait of a Lady is a novel by Henry James, first published as a serial in The Atlantic Monthly and Macmillan's Magazine in –81 and then as a book in It is one of James's most popular long novels and is regarded by critics as one of his finest. The Portrait of a Lady is the story of a spirited young American woman, Isabel Archer, who, "confronting her destiny", finds it Author: Henry James. The Henry James Review is the only journal devoted to Henry James. One of the very best single-author journals in the marketplace, it is open to the diversity of critical biographical, archival, and creative work being done on James.

    Henry James () was born on Ap to Henry James, Sr., and his wife, Mary Walsh Robertson. His older brother William was born in , and younger siblings Garth Wilkinson, Robertson, and Alice were born in , , and , respectively.   Henry James wanted to maximize expression of the illusion of reality, and felt the best approach was to portray fine minds in bewildering circumstances (thank you, Rhetoric of Fiction.) He had his own unique sense of the right and wrong way to go about it and was extremely technical in his approach, whatever his subject.


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5. The Ambassadors () - James’ own favorite among his works, and a book consciously based upon a cliché, the old idea that as soon as. Best of Henry James Score A book’s total score is based on multiple factors, including the number of people who have voted for it and how highly those voters ranked the book.

Henry James Questions and Answers - Discover the community of teachers, mentors and students just like you that can answer any question you might have on Henry James.

Henry James OM (() 15 April – () 28 February ) was an American author, who became a British citizen in the last year of his life, regarded as a key transitional figure between literary realism and literary modernism, and is considered by many to be among the greatest novelists in the English was the son of Henry James Sr.

and the brother of renowned philosopher and Alma mater: Harvard Law School. Great Short Novels of Henry James: Daisy Miller, The Turn of the Screw, The Beast in the Jungle, The Aspern Papers, The Pupil, Lady Barberina, The An International Episode, Madame de Mauves Henry James: The Complete Novels (The Greatest Writers of All Time Book 35) by Henry James out of 5 stars Kindle $ $ 0.

99 $ $ Henry James, Jr. / Thomas Wentworth Higginson --Mr. Henry James's later work / William Dean Howells --In darkest James / Frank Moore Colby --Henry James and his countrymen / Herbert Croly --The mote in the middle distance / Max Beerbohm --The historian of fine consciences / Joseph Conrad --The old man / Ford Madox Ford --The mind of an artist.

OCLC Number: Description: xx, pages 22 cm: Contents: Henry James, Jr. / Thomas Wentworth Higginson --Mr. Henry James's later work / William Dean Howells --In darkest James / Frank Moore Colby --Henry James and his countrymen / Herbert Croly --The mote in the middle distance / Max Beerbohm --The historian of fine consciences / Joseph Conrad --The old man / Ford Madox Ford.

Society, the Redeemed Form of Man () was the last of James Senior's volumes to appear in print during his lifetime. Like many of his preceding efforts, the book is a series of letters addressed to an unnamed correspondent who, the author feels, is in need of spiritual guidance.

the work is extensive yet unfocused, ranging across the whole spectrum of James Senior's intellectual and. The Turn of the Screw and The Aspern Papers. Henry James $ - $   This fundamental question was one of many addressed by the 19th-century philosopher and psychologist William James, oldest brother of the.

Book Discussion Questions: The Turn of the Screw by Henry James. Posted Janu by MPPL. SPOILER WARNING: These book discussion questions are highly detailed and will ruin plot points, if you have not read the book. Title: The Turn of the Screw Author: Henry James Page Count: Genre: Literary horror Tone: Ambiguous, leisurely, literary.

About This Quiz & Worksheet. This printable worksheet will give you insight into the life and works of Henry James, a famous American writer from the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Henry James () was an American-British author of literary fiction novels and stories. A common theme in his novels was American ex-pats living in Europe.

His plots were based around personal relationships, the proper usage of power in such relationships, and other moral questions. Henry James would probably have strong opinions about adults who read “The Fault in Our Stars,” the Harry Potter books, and other Y.A.

fiction. The Papers by Henry James (Author) ISBN Format: Hardcover. Read this excerpt from What Maisie Knew by Henry James and answer the question that follows. Thus from the first Maisie not only felt it, but knew she felt it.

A part of it was the consequence of her father's telling her he felt it too, and telling Moddle, in her presence, that she must make a. Henry James ( – ) Henry James, OM (Ap Febru ), son of Henry James Sr. and brother of the philosopher and psychologist William James and diarist Alice James, was an American-born author and literary critic of the late 19th and early 20th centuries.

Henry James’s The Pupil opens with Pemberton, a broke young man, meeting with Mrs. Moreen, the mother of a boy he will be teaching. He also meets the boy himself, Morgan. Morgan isn’t healthy. The Library of America: Henry James Vol. I: Complete Stories, Vol.

82 by Henry James and John Hollander (, Hardcover). There's no gentle way of saying this - and no way of saying it that I know isn't going to enrage plenty of readers of this blog - so I'll just get straight to the point: I can't bear Henry James.

This is the book club’s first time choosing Henry James, a selection made in conjunction with the opening of “The Heiress” on Broadway, the adaptation of the novel by the husband-and-wife team of Augustus and Ruth Goetz, who also provided the .Henry James, the Art of Fiction and the Turn on the Screw Words | 15 Pages.

1. Henry James’s theory of the novel, introduced in his critical essay The Art of Fiction, has been considered as “playing an important part in the definition of the new conventions of the modernist novel” (Dobrinescu, ).The Atlantic Monthly, June by Leon Edel IT has long been known that during his last illness, in the midst of the 19ll8 war, and when he was in delirium, Henry James called his secretary.