James, Henry

(b. 1843)
   American novelist and critic. A Passionate Pilgrim (1875), The American (1877), The Europeans (1878), Daisy Miller (1878), A Bundle of Letters (1879), Washington Square (1880), The Bostonians (1886), A London Life (1889), Terminations (1896), What Maisie Knew (1897), The Two Magics (1898), The Sacred Fount (1901), The Ambassador (1903), The American Scene (1907); in criticism, French Poets and Novelists (1878), Partial Portraits, etc.

Short biographical dictionary of English literature . . 2011.

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  • James Henry — jouant pour Millwall. James Henry est un footballeur anglais né le 10 juin 1989 à Reading. Carrière 2006 2010 : Reading …   Wikipédia en Français

  • James,Henry — James, Henry. 1843 1916. American writer and critic whose works generally concern the confrontation of American and European culture. A pioneer in psychologically realistic fiction, he wrote numerous novels, such as The Bostonians (1886) and The… …   Universalium

  • James, Henry — born April 15, 1843, New York, N.Y., U.S. died Feb. 28, 1916, London, Eng. U.S. British novelist. Born to a distinguished family, the brother of William James, he was privately educated. He traveled frequently to Europe from childhood on; after… …   Universalium

  • James, Henry — (1811 82) Filósofo estadounidense. Su principal obra es El cristianismo y la lógica de la creación. (1843 1916) Novelista estadounidense, naturalizado británico. Naturalista al principio (Roderik Hudson, 1875; Retrato de una dama, 1881),… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • JAMES, HENRY —    1) an American theological writer, a disciple of Swedenborg, and an exponent of his system (1811 1882).    2) American novelist, born in New York: studied law at Harvard, but was eventually drawn into literature, and after a spell of magazine… …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • James, Henry —    см. Джеймс, Генри …   Писатели США. Краткие творческие биографии

  • James Henry Greathead — Naissance 6 août 1844 Grahamstown, Afrique du Sud Décès 21 octobre 1896 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • James Henry Hammond — (* 15. November 1807 in Columbia, South Carolina; † 13. November 1864 in Beech Island, South Carolina) war ein US amerikanischer Politiker und von 1842 bis 1844 Gouverneur von South Carolina. Außerdem vertrat er diesen …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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