Telling Lives, the Biographer's Art

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Marc Pachter
University of Pennsylvania Press, 1979 - Literary Criticism - 151 pages
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About the author (1979)

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

Marc Pachter is Director of the National Portrait Gallery. Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C.

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