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Henry James. by Leon Edel

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Published by Lippincott in Philadelphia .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • James, Henry, -- 1843-1916

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographies.

The Physical Object
Pagination5 v.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17765125M

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