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The later style of Henry James

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Published by Blackwell in Oxford .
Written in English


  • James, Henry, 1843-1916 -- Literary style,
  • English language -- 20th century -- Style

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statement[by] Seymour Chatman.
SeriesLanguage and style series, 11
LC ClassificationsPS2128 .C5
The Physical Object
Pagination[5], 135 p.
Number of Pages135
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5335134M
ISBN 100631082700
LC Control Number72188419

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