The Selected Letters of Henry James - James, Henry, Jr., and Edel, Leon (Editor)

Legend has tended to preserve Henry James as "The Master" that Joseph Conrad called him, a rather long-winded Olympian given to great utterances on the art of fiction and the writing of profound psychological studies. The real-life figure revealed in these letters is more terse, and even astringent, a professional writer, an eager observer of life ...

The Selected Letters of Henry James 1999, Farrar Straus Giroux

ISBN-13: 9780374527433

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