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Henry James and the father question

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, UK, New York, NY .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • James, Henry, 1843-1916 -- Philosophy,
    • James, Henry, 1811-1882 -- Influence,
    • James, Henry, 1843-1916 -- Family,
    • James, Henry, 1811-1882 -- Family,
    • Fathers and sons -- United States,
    • Fathers and sons in literature,
    • Father figures in literature,
    • Autobiography in literature,
    • Philosophy in literature,
    • Fathers in literature,
    • Self in literature

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 209-226) and index.

      StatementAndrew Taylor.
      SeriesCambridge studies in American literature and culture ;, [129]
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS2127.P5 T39 2002
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 234 p. ;
      Number of Pages234
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3950574M
      ISBN 100521807220
      LC Control Number2001043250


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