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Published by Viking Press in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • James, Henry, 1843-1916.,
  • Authors, American -- 19th century -- Biography.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statement[by] Harry T. Moore.
SeriesA Studio book
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS2123 .M63 1974
The Physical Object
Pagination128 p.
Number of Pages128
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5426743M
ISBN 100670367559
LC Control Number73021499

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