Decadence 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.

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Anna Kventsel is a Postdoctoral Fellow in English at The Hebrew University, Israel.

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Title:Decadence In The Late Novels Of Henry JamesFormat:HardcoverDimensions:248 pages, 8.5 × 5.51 × 0.03 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