Letters From The Palazzo Barbaro

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This collection of letters, written during his stays in Venice, provides insight into Henry James’s life and work. The book includes historical photographs and a foreword by Leon Edel, Henry James’s biographer.

ISBN: 9781908968890 Author: James, Henry Publisher: Pushkin Press Publication Date: 7th February 2013 Imprint: Pushkin Press Cover: Paperback Dewey: 813.4 (edition:23) Pages: 224 Language: English Readership: General - Trade / Code: K Category: Subject:

The novelist Henry James arrived in Venice as a tourist, and instantly fell in love with the city – particularly with the splendid Palazzo Barbaro, home of the expatriate American Curtis family. This selection of letters covers the period 1869-1907 and provides a unique record of the life and work of this great writer.
Includes historical photographs and a foreword by Leon Edel, Henry James’s biographer.

Pushkin Collection editions feature a spare, elegant series style and superior, durable components. The Collection is typeset in Monotype Baskerville, litho-printed on Munken Premium White Paper and notch-bound by the independently owned printer TJ International in Padstow. The covers, with French flaps, are printed on Colorplan Pristine White Paper. Both paper and cover board are acid-free and Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) certified.

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