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... James early established the precedent of pursuing his career as a man of letters ... From an early age James read, criticised, and learned from the classics of English, American, French, Italian, German and (in translation) Russian literature ... were serialised in magazines before book publication, and he wrote the monthly instalments as they were due, allowing him little opportunity to revise the final work ...
... never met William Lingard but heard much about him, mainly from Lingard's nephews, James and Joshua Lingard ... It was probably through Brooksbank that Conrad met James Craig, master of the small steamer Vidar, which made voyages between Sinapore and small ports on Borneo and Sulawesi ... James (Jim) Lingard had been living for some years as a trading agent on Borneo, at Berau, on the Berau River ...
... Beyond his fiction, James was one of the more important literary critics in the history of the novel ... James wrote many valuable critical articles on other novelists typical is his insightful book-length study of his American predecessor Nathaniel Hawthorne ... the New York Edition of his fiction in his final years, James wrote a series of prefaces that subjected his own work to the same searching, occasionally harsh criticism ...
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