Henry James: The master, 1901-1916

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Lippincott, 1972 - Biography & Autobiography - 591 pages
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Focusing on the last years of the American novelist's life, the author provides a vivid image of the man and artist

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Review: Henry James: The Middle Years: 1882-1895 (The Life of Henry James #3)

User Review  - Mike Zickar - Goodreads

These volume was a little less satisfying; perhaps its because James has already achieved his greatness, and during this time appeared to reach a bit of a plateau himself. There's a lot of interesting stuff but by the end, I was primarily motivated to move on to the next volume. Read full review

Review: Henry James: The Untried Years: 1843-1870 (The Life of Henry James #1)

User Review  - Liane Christi Reale - Goodreads

I read the condensed version of Edel's biography of Henry James "Henry James: A Life", but felt I could not in all good conscious work academically with James and not read the full, 5 volume biography ... Read full review

Contents

INTRODUCTION
18
A LETTER TO RHODA
31
A NATURAL PECULIARITY
40
Copyright

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About the author (1972)

Among his many accomplishments over some forty years devoted to James scholarship, Leon Edel is the author of the monumental five-volume "Life of Henry James", which won both the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award. He is Citizens Professor of English at the University of Hawaii.

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