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The wings of the dove

Author: Henry James
Publisher: [London] : Heron Books, [1968, ©1921].
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This novel tells the story of Milly Theale, an American heiress stricken with a serious disease, and her impact on the people around her. Some of these people befriend Milly with honorable motives, while others are more self-interested. Milly is based on Minny Temple (1845-1870), James' beloved cousin who died from tuberculosis.
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Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Henry James
ISBN: 0862251974 9780862251970 0862251877 9780862251871
OCLC Number: 680422383
Notes: Published by Heron Books London by arrangement with Macmillan & Co.
Bound in blue with gilt decorations.
Description: [v], 596, [1] p. : ill., front. (port.) ; 19 cm.
Responsibility: by Henry James.

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This novel tells the story of Milly Theale, an American heiress stricken with a serious disease, and her impact on the people around her. Some of these people befriend Milly with honorable motives, while others are more self-interested. Milly is based on Minny Temple (1845-1870), James' beloved cousin who died from tuberculosis.

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