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James, Henry

Born: 15-4-1843 at New York, U.S. A.
Died: 28-2-1916

Summary of Biography

American novelist, short-story writer, and man of letters, James is a major figure in the history of the novel. One of the pioneers of psychological realism and complex prose style, he holds a place as an unparalleled interpreter of the world of today.

Biography

'I've always been interested in people, but I've never liked them. 'Henry James (1843 - 1916), an American - born writer, was among the originators and leaders of the school of realism in fiction. He lived for a long time in England, and his major novels portray the American encounter with Europe. A prolific writer, James wrote novels, travelogues, biographies, short stories, criticism, and plays. He presented personal relationships, morality, consciousness, and perception as the major issues.

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This section contains 33 books
The Turn of the Screw
The Turn of the Screw


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Washington Square
Washington Square


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The Tragic Muse
The Tragic Muse


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What Maisie Knew
What Maisie Knew


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The Turn of the Screw and The Aspern Papers
The Turn of the Screw and The Aspern Papers


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The Spoils of Poynton
The Spoils of Poynton


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The Sacred Fount
The Sacred Fount


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The Point of View
The Point of View


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The Pension Beaurepas
The Pension Beaurepas


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The Patagonia Henry James
The Patagonia Henry James


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The Papers
The Papers


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The Marriages
The Marriages


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The Madonna of the Future
The Madonna of the Future


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The Figure in the Carpet
The Figure in the Carpet


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The Diary of a Man of Fifty
The Diary of a Man of Fifty


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The Death of the Lion
The Death of the Lion


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The Coxon Fund
The Coxon Fund


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The Chaperon
The Chaperon


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The Beast in the Jungle
The Beast in the Jungle


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The Altar of the Dead
The Altar of the Dead


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Pandora
Pandora


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In the Cage
In the Cage


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Glasses
Glasses


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Four Meetings
Four Meetings


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