The story ends in tragedy. It is one of James best and most readable tales. The Jolly Corner is a ghost story dealing with a famous writer's return to his boyhood home.
The story ends in tragedy. The Figure in the Carpet deals with people seeking to find a secret formula to be found in a great author's work. Many critics have seen that theme to deal with James' homosexual lifestyle.
Start by marking The Jolly Corner and Other Tales as Want to Read . Paperback, 320 pages. Published April 2nd 1991 by Penguin Classics (first published 1908).
Start by marking The Jolly Corner and Other Tales as Want to Read: Want to Read savin. ant to Read. Henry James, OM, son of theologian Henry James S. brother of the philosopher and psychologist William James and diarist Alice James, was an American-born author, one of the founders and leaders of a school of realism in fiction. He spent much of his life in England and became a British subject shortly before his death.
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Henry James (1843-1916), born in New York City, was the son of noted religious philosopher Henry James, Sr.
Henry James (1843-1916), born in New York City, was the son of noted religious philosopher Henry James, S. and brother of eminent psychologist and philosopher William James. He spent his early life in America and studied in Geneva, London and Paris during his adolescence to gain the worldly experience so prized by his father. It is a story about our need for mystery and meaning, universal despite the setting of late 19th century literary life.
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The Jolly Corner, by Henry JamesThe Jolly Corner, by Henry James The Jolly Corner by Henry James CHAPTER I Every one asks me what I 'think' of everything, said Spencer Brydon; an. After that visit to the house in construction he walked with his companion to see the other and always so much the better one, which in the eastward direction formed one of the corners, - the "jolly" one precisely, of the street now so generally dishonoured and disfigured in its westward reaches, and of the comparatively conservative Avenue.
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The Wheel of Time Collaboration: Owen Wingrave (Classic Reprint).
This is a collection of James later short stories written after 1900 and includes, The Third Person, Broken Wings and The Beast in the Jungle. The Wheel of Time Collaboration: Owen Wingrave (Classic Reprint). The Princess Casamassima, Vol. 2 of 3: A Novel (Classic Reprint). The Collected Supernatural and Weird Fiction of Henry James: Volume 1-Including Two Novellas 'the Turn of the Screw' and 'the Lesson of the Master, ' Two Novelettes and Seven Short Stories of the Stra.
The Aspern Papers and Other Tales by Henry James 9780141389790 Brand Ne. The Ambassadors (Penguin Popular Classics), James, Henry, Used; Good Book.
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