By Henry James
Henry James wrote with an imperial splendor of fashion, even if his topics have been American innocents or eu sophisticates, incandescent ladies or their full of life suitors. His omniscient eye took within the surfaces of towns, the nuances of speech, costume, and demeanour, and, specially, the microscopic interactions, hesitancies, betrayals, and self-betrayals which are the genuine substance of relationships. The totally new Portable Henry James offers an remarkable diversity of this nice physique of labor: seven significant stories, together with Daisy Miller, The flip of the Screw, "The Beast within the Jungle," and "The Jolly Corner"; a sampling of revisions James made to a few of his most renowned paintings; trip writing; literary feedback; correspondences; autobiography; descriptions of the key novels; and parodies through well-known contemporaries, together with T. S. Eliot, Ezra Pound, Virginia Woolf, and Graham Greene.
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