The Finer Grain. The Finer Grain (A Collection of Short Stories) by Henry James by Henry James 2019-02-16

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The Finer Grain

Those original grain parts contain plus other nutrients, and they're good for you, which is why health experts urge people to include whole grains in their diets. At least half of all the grains eaten should be whole grains. The amount of grains you need to eat depends on your age, sex, and level of physical activity. New York: Oxford University Press. During 1902—1904 he wrote , , and. The often intense politics of Jamesian scholarship has also been the subject of studies.

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The Finer Grain Henry James First Edition

The Finer Grain

He seemed to have believed — Newton had seemed — that that shirker, as he called him, never would come; and she guessed that if she had known she was going to meet such a former friend Which he claims you are, sir, said the pretty girl he would have asked her to find out what the trouble could be. In 1913 he wrote his autobiographies, , and. Discouraged by failing health and the stresses of theatrical work, James did not renew his efforts in the theatre, but recycled his plays as successful novels. In some cases the number of ounce-equivalents for common portions are also shown. Though not quite as hauntingly complex as novels such as The Portrait of a Lady or The Wings of the Dove, these shorter pieces stand as a testament to Henry James' significance as a major literary force in the late-nineteenth and early-twentieth centuries. His works frequently juxtapose characters from the Europe , embodying a feudal civilisation that is beautiful, often corrupt, and alluring, and from the United States , where people are often brash, open, and and embody the virtues—freedom and a more highly evolved moral character—of the new American society. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1910.

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The Finer Grain Henry James First Edition

The Finer Grain

In The Portrait of a Lady 1881 James concluded the first phase of his career with a novel that remains his most popular piece of long fiction. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. In 1855, the James family embarked on a three year-long trip to Geneva, London, and Paris; an experience that greatly influenced his decision, some years later, to emigrate to Europe. In all he wrote about a dozen plays, most of which went unproduced. His parents were Mary Walsh and His father was intelligent, steadfastly congenial, and a lecturer and philosopher who had inherited independent means from his father, an banker and investor. As of 2014 , eight volumes have been published, covering the period from 1855 to 1880.

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The Finer Grain

Dupee, which includes a critical introduction, an extensive index, and notes. First American edition of this later collection of James novellas. These were two distinct things, he felt, and, though both bad, one much worse than the other. In that year the short novel and were published. Edel conjectured that Woolson was in love with James and killed herself in part because of his coldness, but Woolson's biographers have objected to Edel's account. James stated in his autobiographical books that Milly was based on Minny Temple, his beloved cousin who died at an early age of tuberculosis.

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The Finer Grain (A Collection of Short Stories) by Henry James by Henry James

The Finer Grain

His method of writing from the point of view of a character within a tale allowed him to explore the phenomena of consciousness and perception, and his style in later works has been compared to impressionist painting. In England he met the leading figures of politics and culture. His account therefore moved directly from James's childhood, when he trailed after his older brother, to elderly invalidism. Some of these people befriend Milly with honourable motives, while others are more self-interested. A crisp attractive copy; near fine. This play was performed for several years by a touring repertory company and had a respectable run in London, but did not earn very much money for James. Publisher's brown cloth with gilt titles to spine and upper board, and some gilt decoration to spine.

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The Finer Grain

A novelist he is not, after the old fashion, or after any fashion but his own. After the stage failure of in 1895, James was near despair and thoughts of death plagued him. The gilt is bright especially the title and top page edges. The great white savage storm would have kept him at the best within doors, but his stricken state was by itself quite reason enough. Meanwhile I can only try to live without you. James also wrote sometimes charming, sometimes brooding articles about various places he visited and lived in.

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The Finer Grain

He was furthermore a man whose tastes and interests were, according to the prevailing standards of Anglo-American culture, rather feminine, and who was shadowed by the cloud of prejudice that then and later accompanied suspicions of his homosexuality. Countless possibilities, making doctors perfunctory, Mark felt, swarmed and seethed at their doors; it showed for an incalculable world, and at last, on Sunday, he decided to leave his room. The fauna and the flora startled him alike, and among them his bruised spirit drew in and folded its wings. He had rummaged forth on the Thursday night half a dozen old photographs stuck into a leather frame, a small show-case that formed part of his usual equipage of travel — he mostly set it up on a table when he stayed anywhere long enough; and in one of the neat gilt-edged squares of this convenient portable array, as familiar as his shaving-glass or the hair-brushes, of backs and monograms now so beautifully toned and wasted, long ago given him by his mother, Phil Bloodgood handsomely faced him. He would write, in all, over 200 essays and book, art, and theatre reviews for the magazine. His plots centered on personal relationships, the proper exercise of power in such relationships, and other moral questions. He died on 28 February 1916, in.

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The Finer Grain by Henry James

The Finer Grain

In his he maintained that his theatrical experiment benefited his novels and tales by helping him dramatise his characters' thoughts and emotions. James also published articles and books of criticism, , biography, autobiography and plays. One of thirteen children, James had an unorthodox early education, switching between schools, private tutors and private reading. His theatrical work is thought to have profoundly influenced his later novels and tales. Archived from on 22 February 2014. Mrs Folliott also, and with a great actual profession of it, remembered and rejoiced; and, also staying in the house as she was, sat with him, under a spreading palm, in a wondrous rococo salon, surrounded by the pinkest, that is the fleshiest imitation Boucher panels, and wanted to know if he now stood up for his swindler.

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The Finer Grain Henry James First Edition

The Finer Grain

Charlottesville: University Press of Virginia. In 1910 his brother William died; Henry had just joined William from an unsuccessful search for relief in Europe on what then turned out to be his Henry's last visit to the United States from summer 1910 to July 1911 , and was near him, according to a letter he wrote, when he died. See also Bradley 1999 and 2000. After the outbreak of the First World War in 1914 he did war work. His most famous books of travel writing include an example of the charming approach and most definitely on the brooding side. He spent much of his life in England and became a British subject shortly before his death.

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