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by Henry James

We work in the dark—we do what we can—we give what we have. Our doubt is our passion, and our passion is our task. The rest is the madness of art.

The Major Works of Henry James

Roderick Hudson (1875)
The American (1876)
Daisy Miller (1878)
The Europeans (1878)
Washington Square (1880)
The Portrait of a Lady (1881)
The Bostonians (1886)
The Spoils of Poynton (1897)
What Maisie Knew (1897)
The Turn of the Screw (1898)
The Awkward Age (1899)
The Sacred Fount (1900)
The Wings of the Dove (1902)
The Ambassadors (1903)
The Golden Bowl (1904)

Works about Henry James

Edel, Leon. Henry James: A Life. New York: J. B. Lippincott Company, 1956.

Gordon, Lyndall. A Private Life of Henry James: Two Women and His Art. New York: W. W. Norton, 1998.

Fisher, Paul. House of Wits: An Intimate Portrait of the James Family. New York: Henry Holt and Co., 2008.

Novick, Sheldon M. Henry James: The Young Master. New York: Random House, 1996.

Novick, Sheldon M. Henry James: The Mature Master. New York: Random House, 2007.

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