Henry James


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Noun1.Henry James - writer who was born in the United States but lived in England (1843-1916)Henry James - writer who was born in the United States but lived in England (1843-1916)
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They appreciated or sneered at the morning editorials, jumped from labor conditions in New Zealand to Henry James and Brander Matthews, passed on to the German designs in the Far East and the economic aspect of the Yellow Peril, wrangled over the German elections and Bebel's last speech, and settled down to local politics, the latest plans and scandals in the union labor party administration, and the wires that were pulled to bring about the Coast Seamen's strike.
Yet here he was going about the country clipping small boys over the ear-hole, and flinging loaves of bread at bank-clerks as if he were Henry James or Marie Corelli.
He was snapped in period costume and strolling past a gondola on the set of The Aspern Papers, based on the 1888 novel by Henry James.
Washington Square is the unabridged audiobook rendition of the classic, tragicomedy novel by Henry James, originally published as a serial story in 1880.
The first section of the book traces three interactions between American and French literature: Marquis de Sade and Poe, Melville and Tocqueville, and Henry James and his French contemporaries.
Another writer, Henry James, was heard to say: "Three things in human life are important.
What explains the extraordinary interest in the writings of Henry James in the past two decades?
Problems of gender identities have long intrigued Henry James scholars.
The study of "The French influence" on James and his writing is as old as scholarly study of James, as Wrenn points out in his introduction to Henry James and the Second Empire (3).
Wm & H'ry; literature, love, and the letters between William and Henry James.
Brothers William and Henry James are rightfully famous within their respective fields of philosophy/psychology and literature.
This prestigious honour has been handed to Henry James after he recently won the Welsh Boys Championship and was runner-up at the British Boys Amateur Championship.