Book
Dutch

Washington Square

Henry James (author)
Title
Washington Square
Author
Henry James
Language
Dutch
Original language
English
Original title
Washington Square
Publisher
Amsterdam: Prometheus, 1998
191 p.
ISBN
90-5333-658-3

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More than 37 times in Flemish libraries

About Henry James

Henry James ((1843-04-15)15 April 1843 – (1916-02-28)28 February 1916) was an American author, who became a British subject in the last year of his life. He is 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 of Henry James Sr. and the brother of renowned philosopher and psychologist William James and diarist Alice James.

He is best known for a number of novels dealing with the social and marital interplay between émigré Americans, English people, and continental Europeans. Examples of such novels include The Portrait of a Lady, The Ambassadors, and The Wings of the Dove. His later works were increasingly experimental. In describing the internal states of mind and social dynamics of his characters, James often made use of a style…Read more on Wikipedia