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The Insecure World of Henry James’s Fiction
Language: en
Pages: 216
Authors: Ralf Norrman
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1982-07-29 - Publisher: Springer

Books about The Insecure World of Henry James’s Fiction
The Spoils of Poynton
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Henry James
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-02-23 - Publisher: Penguin UK

Mrs Gereth is convinced that Fleda Vetch would make the perfect daughter-in-law. Only the dreamy, highly-strung young woman can genuinely appreciate, and perhaps eventually share, Mrs Gereth's passion for her 'things' - the antique treasures she has amassed at Poynton Park in the south of England. Owen Gereth, however, has
Henry James and the Abuse of the Past
Language: en
Pages: 226
Authors: P. Rawlings
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-03-02 - Publisher: Springer

Henry James and the Abuse of the Past explores the complex uses to which James puts his oblique experience of the American Civil War. Why does James use and abuse the past by fabricating and distorting people and events in his autobiographical work? The study integrates four elements: history, the
Henry James
Language: en
Pages: 212
Authors: Mary Cross, Kathleen Stassen Berger
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 1993-03-09 - Publisher: Springer

Books about Henry James
Henry James and the Culture of Consumption
Language: en
Pages: 264
Authors: Miranda El-Rayess
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-06-09 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This book explores Henry James's imaginative engagements with the burgeoning consumer culture of the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, focusing on his hitherto neglected fascination with shops and the shopping experience. Examining a wide range of the author's fiction and non-fiction in the context of developments such as the