A Private Life of Henry James

Author(s): Lyndall Gordon

Literary biography

Lyndall Gordon investigates the writer's relations with two remarkable women who were close to him, and traces their effect and influence in his work. Both these women haunted James, his elusive friendship with Constance Fenimore Woolson, who died in 1894, echoed his mysterious relationship with Minnie Temple, who died twenty years earlier.


Product Information

General Fields

  • : 9780701161668
  • : penguin random house
  • : Chatto & Windus
  • : November 1998
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  • : books

Special Fields

  • : xi, 500
  • : Lyndall Gordon
  • : Hardback
  • : English