Henry James

James in 1910 Henry James ( – ) was an American-British author regarded as a key transitional figure between literary realism and literary modernism, and is considered by many to be among the greatest novelists in the English language. He was the son of Henry James Sr. and the brother of renowned philosopher and psychologist William James and diarist Alice James.

He is best known for a number of novels dealing with the social and marital interplay between emigre Americans, English people, and continental Europeans. Examples of such novels include ''The Portrait of a Lady'', ''The Ambassadors'', and ''The Wings of the Dove''. His later works were increasingly experimental. In describing the internal states of mind and social dynamics of his characters, James often made use of a style in which ambiguous or contradictory motives and impressions were overlaid or juxtaposed in the discussion of a character's psyche. For their unique ambiguity, as well as for other aspects of their composition, his late works have been compared to impressionist painting.

James also published articles and books of criticism, travel, biography, autobiography, and plays. Born in the United States, James largely relocated to Europe as a young man and eventually settled in England, becoming a British subject in 1915, one year before his death. James was nominated for the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1911, 1912 and 1916. Provided by Wikipedia
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by James, Henry, 1843-1916
Published 1985
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by James, Henry, 1843-1916
Published 1969
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by James, Henry, 1843-1916
Published 1909
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by James, Henry, 1843-1916
Published 1966
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by James, Henry, 1843-1916
Published 1909
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by James, Henry, 1843-1916
Published 1965
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by James, Henry, 1843-1916
Published 1934
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by James, Henry, 1843-1916
Published 1963
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by James, Henry, 1843-1916
Published 1976
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by James, Henry, 1843-1916
Published 1995
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by James, Henry, 1843-1916
Published 1967
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by James, Henry, 1843-1916.
Published 1984
Subjects: '; ...James, Henry, 1843-1916 Criticism and interpretation....
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by James, Henry, 1843-1916
Published 1991
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by James, Henry, 1843-1916
Published 1984
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by James, William, 1842-1910
Published 1911
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