The Resource The Aspern papers, Henry James, (electronic resource)

The Aspern papers, Henry James, (electronic resource)

Label
The Aspern papers
Title
The Aspern papers
Statement of responsibility
Henry James
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Henry James' acclaimed suspense novelSet in a crumbling Venetian villa, The Aspern Papers is the story of an American editor's determination to acquire a collection of unpublished letters ... at any cost. The letters were written by the editor's favorite Romantic poet, Jeffrey Asper, to his mistress.In hopes of gaining access to the letters, he presents himself to the now elderly mistress, Miss Bordereau, who lives a modest existence in a dilapidated old palazzo. Posing as a prospective lodger, he introduces himself to Miss Bordereau and begins courting her spinster niece, Tina. As the editor's obsessive mission leads him into increasingly unscrupulous behavior, he finds that his desire can be obtained only at the price of his honor. A brilliant work of psychological fiction, The Aspern Papers is Henry James at his most suspenseful
Summary
Julianna and her niece are marking time in a villa in Venice. A literary editor obsessed with the work of a long-dead poet, Jeffrey Aspern, comes into their lives to try to ferret out his papers
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technical information on music
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10475100
Cataloging source
Midwest
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1843-1916
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
James, Henry
Dewey number
813.4
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not applicable
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Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
PerformerNote
Narrated by David Thorn
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hoopla digital
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Poets
Target audience
adult
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not applicable
Label
The Aspern papers, Henry James, (electronic resource)
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Publication
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unknown
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digital storage
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unknown
Control code
MWT11081590
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Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (4hr., 43 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
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not applicable
Isbn
9781483011899
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(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
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unknown
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digital.
Publisher number
MWT11081590
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unknown
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access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
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  • other
  • remote
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other
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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not applicable
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not applicable
Label
The Aspern papers, Henry James, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
MWT11081590
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (4hr., 43 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781483011899
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT11081590
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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