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The Resource The wings of the dove : authoritative text, the author and the novel, criticism, Henry James ; edited by J. Donald Crowley and Richard A. Hocks

The wings of the dove : authoritative text, the author and the novel, criticism, Henry James ; edited by J. Donald Crowley and Richard A. Hocks

Label
The wings of the dove : authoritative text, the author and the novel, criticism
Title
The wings of the dove
Title remainder
authoritative text, the author and the novel, criticism
Statement of responsibility
Henry James ; edited by J. Donald Crowley and Richard A. Hocks
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents Henry James' 1902 novel, set in London and Venice, in which Milly Theale, a young heiress with a short time to live, sets out to make her life worthwhile--as Merton Densher and Kate Croy set forth on a plan of betrayal; and includes the author's preface, critical commentary, a chronology, and other reference materials
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1843-1916
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
James, Henry
Dewey number
813/.4
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS2116
LC item number
.W5 2003
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1936-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Crowley, J. Donald
  • Hocks, Richard A.
Series statement
Norton critical edition
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Americans
  • Americans
  • Terminally ill
  • Young women
  • Triangles (Interpersonal relations)
  • James, Henry
  • London (England)
  • Venice (Italy)
Label
The wings of the dove : authoritative text, the author and the novel, criticism, Henry James ; edited by J. Donald Crowley and Richard A. Hocks
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 623-627)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The text of The wings of the dove -- Preface to the New York edition (1909) -- Frontispiece to volume I: The doctor's door -- Map: London in 1909 -- Detail of London in 1909 -- The wings of the dove -- Frontispiece to volume II: The Venetian palace -- Map: Venice in 1909 -- Detail of Venice in 1909 -- The author and the novel: Editors' critical commentary -- From his notebooks / Henry James -- From his letters / Henry James -- To William Dean Howells (September 12, 1902), To Mrs. Cadwalader Jones (October 23, 1902), to H.G. Wells (November 15, 1902), To William Dean Howells (December 11, 1902), To Mrs. G.W. Prothero (September 14, 1913), To Mrs. William James (March 29, 1914), To Mrs. Richard W. Gilder (September 2, 1914), From William James (Fall 1902), To William James (Fall 1902) -- From his preface to The Ambassadors / Henry James -- From Italian hours / Henry James -- [St. Mark's] -- [The Venetian people] -- [Relation of art to life in Venice] -- [The vast mausoleum with a turnstile at the door] -- [The resident palaces of Venice] -- [The poetry of misfortune] -- [Three Venetian sisters] -- From Notes of a son and brother / Henry James -- [The character of Minnie Temple], [Memories of cultural innocence], [Minnie as heroine], [The death of Minnie Temple], From "Is there a life after death?" / Henry James -- Criticism: Mr. Henry James's later work / William Dean Howells -- [Dramas of the soul in action] / R.P. Blackmur -- The lesson of spiritual beauty / Christof Wegelin -- From The expense of vision / Laurence B. Holland -- The abyss of language in The wings of the dove -- "A circle of petticoats": the feminization of Merton Densher / Julie Olin-ammentorp -- Henry James, British aestheticism, and commodity culture / Jonathan Freedman -- Henry James and the phenomenal reader: consciousness and the variation of style in The wings of dove / Gary Kuchar -- Henry James made carnal: Wings of the dove / Richard Alleva
  • "This web of subtle complexities": The Hossein Amini-Iain Softley Film adaptation of The wings of the dove / Anthony J. Mazzella -- The wings of Henry James / James Thurber
Control code
50041066
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
ix, 627 pages
Isbn
9780393978810
Lccn
2002075395
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Label
The wings of the dove : authoritative text, the author and the novel, criticism, Henry James ; edited by J. Donald Crowley and Richard A. Hocks
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 623-627)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The text of The wings of the dove -- Preface to the New York edition (1909) -- Frontispiece to volume I: The doctor's door -- Map: London in 1909 -- Detail of London in 1909 -- The wings of the dove -- Frontispiece to volume II: The Venetian palace -- Map: Venice in 1909 -- Detail of Venice in 1909 -- The author and the novel: Editors' critical commentary -- From his notebooks / Henry James -- From his letters / Henry James -- To William Dean Howells (September 12, 1902), To Mrs. Cadwalader Jones (October 23, 1902), to H.G. Wells (November 15, 1902), To William Dean Howells (December 11, 1902), To Mrs. G.W. Prothero (September 14, 1913), To Mrs. William James (March 29, 1914), To Mrs. Richard W. Gilder (September 2, 1914), From William James (Fall 1902), To William James (Fall 1902) -- From his preface to The Ambassadors / Henry James -- From Italian hours / Henry James -- [St. Mark's] -- [The Venetian people] -- [Relation of art to life in Venice] -- [The vast mausoleum with a turnstile at the door] -- [The resident palaces of Venice] -- [The poetry of misfortune] -- [Three Venetian sisters] -- From Notes of a son and brother / Henry James -- [The character of Minnie Temple], [Memories of cultural innocence], [Minnie as heroine], [The death of Minnie Temple], From "Is there a life after death?" / Henry James -- Criticism: Mr. Henry James's later work / William Dean Howells -- [Dramas of the soul in action] / R.P. Blackmur -- The lesson of spiritual beauty / Christof Wegelin -- From The expense of vision / Laurence B. Holland -- The abyss of language in The wings of the dove -- "A circle of petticoats": the feminization of Merton Densher / Julie Olin-ammentorp -- Henry James, British aestheticism, and commodity culture / Jonathan Freedman -- Henry James and the phenomenal reader: consciousness and the variation of style in The wings of dove / Gary Kuchar -- Henry James made carnal: Wings of the dove / Richard Alleva
  • "This web of subtle complexities": The Hossein Amini-Iain Softley Film adaptation of The wings of the dove / Anthony J. Mazzella -- The wings of Henry James / James Thurber
Control code
50041066
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
ix, 627 pages
Isbn
9780393978810
Lccn
2002075395
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps

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