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The portrait of a lady

Author: Henry James
Publisher: New York, N.Y., U.S.A. : Viking, 1996.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Alluring, high-spirited American heiress Isabel - "I always want to know the things one shouldn't do ... so as to choose"--Is in Europe to seek her own destiny. But after refusing marriage proposals from both Lord Warburton, a "prince" of the aristocracy, and Caspar Goodwood, a "prince" of American industry, Isabel becomes utterly captivated by the languid charms of Gilbert Osmond, whom she sees as the "prince" she  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Love stories
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
James, Henry, 1843-1916.
Portrait of a lady.
New York, N.Y., U.S.A. : Viking, 1996
(OCoLC)876627870
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Henry James
ISBN: 0670871397 9780670871391 1853261777 9781853261770
OCLC Number: 34411867
Description: xx, 580 p. ; 23 cm.
Responsibility: Henry James.

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Transplanted to Europe from her native America, Isabel Archer has candour, beauty, intelligence, an independent spirit and a marked enthusiasm for life. An unexpected inheritance apparently gives her  Read more...

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