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The portrait of a lady, by Henry James

Label
The portrait of a lady
Title
The portrait of a lady
Statement of responsibility
by Henry James
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Series statement
Library of America
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  • Archer, Isabel (Fictitious character)
  • Americans
  • Domestic relations
  • Europe
Target audience
adult
Label
The portrait of a lady, by Henry James
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 631-634)
Control code
ocm24909659
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Vintage Books/Library of America ed.
Extent
xxiii, 634 p.
Isbn
9780679736356
Lccn
91050119 //r94
System control number
(Sirsi) ABG-0376
Label
The portrait of a lady, by Henry James
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 631-634)
Control code
ocm24909659
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Vintage Books/Library of America ed.
Extent
xxiii, 634 p.
Isbn
9780679736356
Lccn
91050119 //r94
System control number
(Sirsi) ABG-0376
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