A Henry James Chronology (Author Chronologies) by E. Harden

By E. Harden

This new quantity within the writer Chronology sequence bargains an excessive articulation of Henry James's biographical reviews, that are awarded amid the designated unfolding of his creative writing, and set within the higher context of old advancements that impinged upon his existence. Evoking the big variety of his reviews with different people, his manifold experiences of fellow artists in numerous fields, and his serious articulation of the artwork of writing fiction, this research unearths his significant impression upon next writers and scholars of fiction.

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R. H. Davis’s] Waiting for the Verdict,” The Nation, 5: 410–11. December 5 (Thu) 26 “[Mrs. A. M. C. Seemüller’s] Opportunity,” The Nation, 5: 449–50. “[William Rounseville Alger’s] The Friendships of Women,” The Nation, 5: 522–23. 1868 January 9 (Thu) 16 “The Story of A Masterpiece [illus. Gaston Fay],” The Galaxy, 5: 5–21. “[William Dean Howells’s] Italian Journeys,” North American Review, 106: 336–39. “The Huguenots in England [reviews of Samuel Smiles’s The Huguenots and Sarah Tytler’s The Huguenot Family in the English Village],” The Nation, 6: 32–33.

Edel 2: 183] “[William Dean Howells’s] A Foregone Conclusion, The Nation, 20: 12–13. Writing to W. D. Howells, James mentions having just returned to New York from Philadelphia, where he visited Mrs. Wister and her mother, Fanny Kemble. [Letters 1: 468–69] “[Charles] Nordhoff’s Communistic Societies,” The Nation, 20: 26–28. “[Stopford A. Brooke’s] Theology in the English Poets,” The Nation, 20: 41–42. 42 A Henry James Chronology 28 28 28 31 “[Charles Kingsley],” The Nation, 20: 61. “Mr. Greville’s Journal [review of Charles C.

Letters 1: 423] 1874 January 1 (Thu) 8 9 “The Autumn in Florence,” The Nation, 18: 6–7. “The Last of the Valerii,” Atlantic Monthly, 33: 69–85. “Howells’[s] Poems,” The Independent, p. 9. Writing to W. D. Howells, James sends the first part of “Eugene Pickering,” saying that “the Atlantic shall have the best things I do,” but explaining that he cannot publish his fiction exclusively in that periodical: “It’s a mere money question. The Atlantic can’t publish as many stories as I ought 38 A Henry James Chronology 14 and expect to be writing.

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