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The Resource The portrait of a lady, Henry James ; with an introduction by John Updike

The portrait of a lady, Henry James ; with an introduction by John Updike

Label
The portrait of a lady
Title
The portrait of a lady
Statement of responsibility
Henry James ; with an introduction by John Updike
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Story of a spirited American girl, reared in England by her aunt, determined to live her life to the fullest
Member of
Summary
When Isabel Archer, a beautiful, spirited American, is brought to Europe by her wealthy Aunt Touchett, it is expected that she will soon marry. But Isabel, resolved to determine her own fate, does not hesitate to turn down two eligible suitors. She then finds herself irresistibly drawn to Gilbert Osmond, who, beneath his veneer of charm and cultivation, is cruelty itself
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
003699
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1843-1916
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
James, Henry
Dewey number
813/.4
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Oxford world's classics
Series volume
12
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Archer, Isabel (Fictitious character)
  • Triangles (Interpersonal relations)
  • Inheritance and succession
  • Fathers and daughters
  • Americans
  • Married women
  • Italy
  • Americans
  • Europe
  • Americans
  • Archer, Isabel (Fictitious character)
  • Fathers and daughters
  • Inheritance and succession
  • Married women
  • Triangles (Interpersonal relations)
  • Italy
Target audience
adult
Label
The portrait of a lady, Henry James ; with an introduction by John Updike
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm40882993
Dimensions
17 cm.
Extent
xii, 680 pages
Isbn
9780192100382
Lccn
99461941
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)40882993
Label
The portrait of a lady, Henry James ; with an introduction by John Updike
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm40882993
Dimensions
17 cm.
Extent
xii, 680 pages
Isbn
9780192100382
Lccn
99461941
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)40882993

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