Decadence In The Late Novels Of Henry James by A. KventselDecadence In The Late Novels Of Henry James by A. Kventsel

Decadence In The Late Novels Of Henry James

byA. Kventsel

Hardcover | April 25, 2007

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Looking at the novels of James's major phase in the context of fin-de-siècle decadence, Decadence in the Late Novels of HenryJames illuminates central issues in the James corpus and central aspects of a rich and fraught cultural moment. Through a close examination of the textures of the novels, Anna Kventsel defines and explores their psycho-cultural field of meaning.
Anna Kventsel is a Postdoctoral Fellow in English at The Hebrew University, Israel.
Title:Decadence In The Late Novels Of Henry JamesFormat:HardcoverDimensions:248 pages, 8.5 × 5.51 × 0 inPublished:April 25, 2007Publisher:Palgrave Macmillan UKLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0230008275

ISBN - 13:9780230008274

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Table of Contents

Introduction * The Historic Muse: On The Ambassadors * The Adventure of Shipwreck: On The Wings of the Dove * The Passions of Princes: On The Golden Bowl * Afterword * Bibliography * Index