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The Portrait of a Lady (Penguin Classics)

by Henry James Jr.

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  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Penguin Classics .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsGeoffrey Moore (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages656
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7354767M
ISBN 10014043223X
ISBN 109780140432237

  Culture > Books > Reviews The Portrait of a Lady by Henry James, book of a lifetime: The author realistically captures life. The mark of a genuine work of literature is how it draws us back againAuthor: Jill Bialosky. About The Portrait of a Lady. One of the great heroines of American literature, Isabel Archer, journeys to Europe in order to, as Henry James writes in his Preface, “affront her destiny.” James began The Portrait of a Lady without a plot or subject, only the slim but provocative notion of a young woman taking control of her fate. The.

The Portrait of a Lady tells the compelling and ultimately tragic tale of a beautiful young American woman's encounter with European sophistication. Set principally in England and Italy, the story follows Isabel Archer's fortunes as a variety of admirers vie for her hand.   Portrait of a Lady on Fire doesn't shy away from the discrimination that Marianne faces as a female painter in the 18th century: She sells her work under her father's name and is forbidden from Author: Inkoo Kang. ‘Portrait of a Lady with a book’ was created in by Fyodor Bronnikov in Romanticism style. Find more prominent pieces of portrait at – best visual art : Fyodor Bronnikov.

  The portrait of a lady: an authoritative text, Henry James and the novel, reviews and criticism , W.W. Norton in English - 2nd ed.   ‘Lady in Waiting’ Review: Self-Portrait of a Lady She was Princess Margaret’s attendant for 30 years. Part of her duties included turning the garden hose on their neighbor’s despised s: Put like that, the novel sounds not uneventful, and it is surprising to read the reviews that “The Portrait of a Lady” attracted when it first appeared as a book, in both England and America.


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