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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User Review  - Schmerguls - LibraryThing

When I finished this book on Apr 13, 1963, I was so enthused I said to myself: In retrospective contemplation, reading this book seems a delicious experience. How to preserve it? How to make it ... Read full review

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1158 Henry James: The Master 1901-1916, by Leon Edel (read 21 Apr 1972) This is the fifth and final volume of Edel's masterful biography. James died 28 Feb 1916. Really an excellent work, though I was ... Read full review

Contents

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

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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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