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The Bostonians : a novel

Author: Henry James; Irving Howe
Publisher: New York : Modern Library, [1956] ©1956
Series: Modern library of the world's best books, 16.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Celebrated novel about a passionate New England suffragette, her displaced southern gentleman cousin, and a charismatic young woman whose loyalty they both wished to possess goes directly to the heart of sexual politics.
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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Fiction
Romance fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
James, Henry, 1843-1916.
Bostonians.
New York, Modern Library [1956]
(OCoLC)561566259
Named Person: Henry James
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Henry James; Irving Howe
ISBN: 0394309596 9780394309590
OCLC Number: 274193
Description: xxviii, 464 pages ; 19 cm.
Series Title: Modern library of the world's best books, 16.
Responsibility: introduction by Irving Howe.

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Tells the story of Basil Ransom, a bemused and handsome lawyer from the American South who battles with the earnest feminists of Boston for the soul of the beautiful Verena Tarrant, whom he hopes to  Read more...

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