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The Resource The portrait of a lady, Henry James ; edited with an introduction by Geoffrey Moore and notes by Patricia Crick

The portrait of a lady, Henry James ; edited with an introduction by Geoffrey Moore and notes by Patricia Crick

Label
The portrait of a lady
Title
The portrait of a lady
Statement of responsibility
Henry James ; edited with an introduction by Geoffrey Moore and notes by Patricia Crick
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Summary
When Isabel Archer, a beautiful, spirited American, is brought to Europe by her wealthy Aunt Touchett, it is expected that she will soon marry. But Isabel, resolved to determine her own fate, does not hesitate to turn down two eligible suitors. She then finds herself irresistibly drawn to Gilbert Osmond, who, beneath his veneer of charm and cultivation, is cruelty itself
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
003699
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1843-1916
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James, Henry
Dewey number
813.4
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1920-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Moore, Geoffrey
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Penguin classics
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  • Triangles (Interpersonal relations)
  • Americans
  • Fathers and daughters
  • Married women
  • Inheritance and succession
  • Archer, Isabel (Fictitious character)
  • Italy
Target audience
adult
Label
The portrait of a lady, Henry James ; edited with an introduction by Geoffrey Moore and notes by Patricia Crick
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Revised reprint with new chronology and further reading
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 654-656)
Control code
000024390220
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
656 p.
Isbn
9780141439631
Label
The portrait of a lady, Henry James ; edited with an introduction by Geoffrey Moore and notes by Patricia Crick
Publication
Note
Revised reprint with new chronology and further reading
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 654-656)
Control code
000024390220
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
656 p.
Isbn
9780141439631

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