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Pennant key-indexed study guide to Henry James" The ambassadors

Robert L. Gale

Pennant key-indexed study guide to Henry James" The ambassadors

by Robert L. Gale

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Published by Educational Research Associates in association with Bantam Books, New York in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • James, Henry, 1843-1916. -- Examinations -- Study guides.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 101-110.

    Statementby Robert L. Gale.
    SeriesPennant key-indexed study guides, PQ105
    ContributionsJames, Henry, 1843-1916.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS2116.A53 G3
    The Physical Object
    Pagination114 p.
    Number of Pages114
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5997477M
    LC Control Number66030039

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      Henry James (), born in New York City, was the son of noted religious philosopher Henry James, Sr., and brother of eminent psychologist and philosopher William many works include Washington Square (), The Portrait of a Lady (), The Princess Casamassima (), The Aspern Papers (), The Turn of the Screw (), and three large Reviews: 6. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

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Henry James was born in New York City into an intellectually gifted and financially secure family on Ap His father, Henry James, Sr., was a well-known theologian and thinker, and his mother, Mary Robertson Walsh, was the daughter of a wealthy Albany cotton merchant and a devout Presbyterian.

Lambert Strether arrives in England as a representative of his benefactress, Mrs. Newsome, with the express purpose of convincing her son, Chad Newsome, to leave off the carefree life he has been leading in Europe and return to the family business in Woollett, Massachusetts.

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Various. The Ambassadors is a novel by Henry James, originally published as a serial in the North American Review (NAR). The novel is a dark comedy which follows the trip of protagonist Lewis Lambert Strether to Europe in pursuit of Chad Newsome, his widowed fiancée's supposedly wayward son; he is to bring the young man back to the family business, but he encounters unexpected complications.

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The Ambassadors presents Henry James at the peak of his literary career. The Ambassadors Summary Strether arrives in England and meets up with a frenemy named Waymarsh. But first, he also runs into a woman named Maria Gostrey, who decides to show him around the town.

And a middle-aged American with a blah life can't say nay to attention from a younger woman. full title The Ambassadors. author Henry James. type of work Novel. genre Dark comedy; social study; stream-of-consciousness narrative. language English. time and place writtenEngland. date of first publication publisher North American Review.

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