Who is Henry James?

  • (noun): Writer who was born in the United States but lived in England (1843-1916).
    Synonyms: James

Henry James

Henry James, OM ((1843-04-15)15 April 1843 – 28 February 1916(1916-02-28)) was an American-born writer, regarded as one of the key figures of 19th-century literary realism. He was the son of Henry James, Sr. and the brother of philosopher and psychologist William James and diarist Alice James.

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Peter Rawlings - Publications
... Henry James and the Abuse of the Past ... American Theorists of the Novel Henry James, Lionel Trilling, Wayne C ... Transatlantic Sensations Henry James and the Empirical Traditions (forthcoming) a complete list of works edited, papers and other publications can be found ...
Anne Moncure Crane - Biography - Emily Chester - Crane and Henry James
... In Henry James and the 'Woman Business' (2004), writer Alfred Habegger accuses Henry James of plagiarizing Crane's novels after her death and rewriting ... He believes that a scathing anonymous obituary was in fact written by James who had every reason, he contends, to want her forgotten, "For the unknown writer of this shockingly nasty death notice ... What better authorization would James have needed for his slightly risky enterprise of appropriating and rewriting Seemüller's novels? She was dead and ...
Barnes & Noble Classics Collection - Current Classics Collection - Books in The Current Classics Collection By Title
... Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking-Glass Lewis Carroll The Ambassadors Henry James Anna Karenina Leo Tolstoy The Arabian Nights Anonymous The Art of War Sun Tzu The Autobiography ... Piazza Tales Herman Melville Bleak House Charles Dickens The Bostonians Henry James The Brothers Karamazov Fyodor Dostoyevsky Bulfinch's Mythology Thomas ... Edmond Rostand Daisy Miller and Washington Square Henry James Daniel Deronda George Eliot David Copperfield Charles Dickens Dead Souls Nikolai Gogol The Death of Ivan Ilyich ...
Jessica Anderson - Bibliography - Radio Plays
... The American (1966) (adaptation of the novel by Henry James) The Aspern Papers (1967) (adaptation of the novella by Henry James) Daisy Miller (1968) (adaptation of the novella by Henry James) The Maid's Part ...
Julie Rivkin
... She is best known for her publications on literary theory and Henry James, and has published several works on both subjects ... a member of the Modern Language Association, and Vice President of the Henry James Society ... literature and gender studies (publisher of the Henry James Review) ...

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    If the grace of God miraculously operates, it probably operates through the subliminal door.
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    It was a real treat when he’d read me Daisy Miller out loud. But we’d reached the point in our relationship when, in a straight choice between him and Henry James, I’d have taken Henry James any day even if Henry James were dead and not much of a one for the girls when living, either.
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