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Henry James and the requirements of the imagination

Philip M. Weinstein

Henry James and the requirements of the imagination

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Published by Harvard University Press in Cambridge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • James, Henry, 1843-1916 -- Knowledge -- Psychology,
  • Psychological fiction, American -- History and criticism,
  • Imagination in literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statement[by] Philip M. Weinstein.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS2124 .W4
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 207 p.
    Number of Pages207
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5087102M
    ISBN 100674387856
    LC Control Number74158430

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Cambridge, Harvard University Press, (OCoLC) Named Person: Henry James; Henry James; Henry James; Henry James; Henry James: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Philip M Weinstein. Contents was published in Henry James and the Requirements of the Imagination on page vii.

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vii, $) Samuels begins his work with a useful summary of Jamesian criticism: among the forty-nine books in the Modern Fiction Studies checklist, thirty are interpretative, thirteen are biographi. Henry James, American novelist and, as a naturalized English citizen froma great figure in the transatlantic culture.

His fundamental theme was the innocence and exuberance of the New World in clash with the corruption and wisdom of the.

Henry James OM (() 15 April – () 28 February ) was an American author, who became a British subject in the last year of his life, regarded as a key transitional figure between literary realism and literary modernism and is considered by many to be among the greatest novelists in the English language.

He was the son Henry James and the requirements of the imagination book Henry James Sr. and the brother of renowned. A major theme in Henry James’s fiction is the simultaneous desire for and dread of human experience.

Philip Weinstein points out that the interior faculty—the imagination—that begins by desiring the widest encounter with the world is the same faculty that in the end rejects what the world offers.

The author examines the continuous. I had been putting out my eyes over the book of life, and finding nothing to reward me for my pains; but now that I can read it properly I see that it’s a delightful story.” “I call people rich when they're able to meet the requirements of their imagination.” ― Henry James, The Portrait of a Lady.

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Henry James, a Pooh-Bah Who Painted With Words The novelist began as a painter, wrote as an art critic and produced fiction animated by art-world. One of the most influential novelists, Henry James led a life that was as rich as his writing.

Born into an eccentric and difficult family, he left the United States for Europe, where he quickly became a fixture of the expatriate writing community. Fred Kaplan recreates the world of Henry James: his friendships with Edith Wharton and Joseph Conrad, his love of all things. The Turn of the Screw (AmazonClassics Edition) - Kindle edition by James, Henry.

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The purpose of this book is to investigate what seems to me a major yet relatively neglected aspect of James's fiction. It has often been remarked that evil in James usually takes the form of what Hawthorne in "Ethan Brand" calls the "Unpardonable Sin," the malign intervention of one person in the life of another; but there has been no systematic consideration of the forms and.

HENRY JAMES The Imagination of Genius: A Biography. By Fred Kaplan. Illustrated. New York: William Morrow & Company. $ A GOOD up-to-date one-volume life of Henry James was long overdue. His publications include “Henry James and the Requirements of the Imagination” (), “The Semantics of Desire: Changing Models of Identity from Dickens to Joyce” (), “Faulkner’s.

Henry James was born on 15 April in New York City, New York State, United States, the second of five children born to theologian Henry James Sr. () and Mary Robertson nee Walsh. Henry James Sr. was one of the most wealthy intellectuals of the time, connected with noted philosophers and transcendentalists as Ralph Waldo Emerson and Henry David.

The Turn of the Screw is an horror novella by Henry James that first appeared in serial format in Collier's Weekly magazine (January 27 – Ap ). In October it appeared in The Two Magics, a book published by Macmillan in New York City and Heinemann in London. Classified as both gothic fiction and a ghost story, the novella focuses on a governess who.

In this lucid and fascinating book, Peter Brooks argues that melodrama is a crucial mode of expression in modern literature. After studying stage melodrama as a dominant popular form in the nineteenth century, he moves on to Balzac and Henry James to show how these "realist" novelists created fiction using the rhetoric and excess of melodrama - in particular its.

Of the many contributors who supported and found support from the Atlantic Monthly, Henry James standswho came into his own in the pages of the magazine, published stories, reviews, and novels through half a century—and with the Atlantic ocean between himself and the editors in Boston. But the Morgan Library’s excellent exhibit “Henry James and American Painting” illustrates that of all the manifold ways that critics have read James over the past century, perhaps the most rewarding reading has been the one that has been least explored: reading James visually—not just through the prism of print but through the prism of.

James was glad to hear him claim for the novel the same honour as for the fine arts and he expressed his own ideas on the subject in “The Art of Fiction.” 5 Their correspondence was edited by Leon Edel and Gordon M. Ray in Henry James and H.G. Wells. Many years ago, in law school—in another life—I read of a legal case that seemed to bubble up directly from the monstrous cauldron of Henry James.

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Depicting characters like the eponymous young sculptor in Roderick Hudson and spaces like the crowded galleries in The Wings of the Dove, Henry James’s iconic novels reflect the significance of the visual culture of his society.

A psychological interpretation of Henry James Sr. as son and father. Grattan, C. Hartley. The Three Jameses: A Family of Minds: Henry James Sr., William James, Henry James. Introduction by Oscar Gargill. New York University Press, Book II is devoted to Henry James Sr.

Habegger, Alfred. The Father: A Life of Henry James Sr. Henry James. The whole concept of direct, concise wording which defined the 20th century writer (and really took off with Earnest Hemingway) was a massive, prolonged reaction against James and every other famous author of the late 19th to.

Henry James needed an imagination of Evil; it was a requirement of his artistic vocation as well as his personal identity. He had a huge ambition not only for his own fiction, but for the novel generally, which in his moment was still an adolescent inhabiting the outskirts of cultural respectability, where film (or “the movies”) lived twenty years ago.

Daniel Mark Fogel, volume editor, is president of the University of Vermont and the author of Henry James and the Structure of the Romantic Imagination. This Library of America series edition is printed on acid-free paper and features Smyth-sewn binding, a full cloth cover, and a.

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Henry James, the author of The Turn of the Screw, uses these “defects of the mind” to destroy the barrier between reality and fiction. The Turn of the Screw exists in a reality that is retold more than once and in many instances, it depicts the twisted perception of a protagonist with an "overactive imagination" and even goes as.

There is a Tory tradition in America that runs against the grain of establishment Liberalism, embracing home, hearth, community, family, church, nature, and the moral realities of everyday life, and opposed to individualism, unlimited free markets, libertarianism, secularism, and the rootless loneliness of global modernity.

This tradition comes from within America, not without. He is the author of Henry James: A Life in Letters () and Henry James and Revision: The New York Edition (). Founding General Editor of Cambridge University Press’s Complete Fiction of Henry James series, he is currently working on a book on James’s relationship with Theodore Roosevelt.

Looking for books by Henry James. See all books authored by Henry James, including The Turn of the Screw, and The Portrait of a Lady, and more on. Henry James was the originator in ­English of novel-chauvinism, the idea that the extended prose fiction is, as he put it, “the book par excellence”.Between andduring which time he published 19 novels, including The Europeans, Washington Square, The Portrait of a Lady and What Maisie Knew, plus novellas such as Daisy Miller, The Aspern Papers and The Turn of the Screw, James.As James himself advocated and would have wanted, this is an artful, dramatic biography, placing the chronological narrative of James's life in the historical context of his times.

"The twenty-one-year-old Henry James, Jr., preferred to be a writer rather than a soldier. Etexts of Henry James works, accessed via Online Books (text and zip formats, some HTML) NEW: Below the Henry James etext section in Online Books is an important new feature: links to the Hathi Trust page views of James's works.

A photocopied image is given for each page of James's works in both first editions and later editions.