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THE MIDDLE YEARS.

by James, Henry

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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1917. first edition. Octavo, brown cloth covers, 119 pages. Frontispiece photographic portrait of James with tissue guard. A couple of cover corners lightly bumped. Crack in spine; head and foot of spine are worn. No dust jacket. From Editor's Note: " The following pages represent all that Henry James lived to write of a volume of autobiographical reminiscences to which he had given the name of one of his own short stories, The Middle Years.It was designed to follow on Notes of a Son and Brother and to extend to about the same length... " --Percy Lubbock. 092717D


  • Bookseller: Alkahest Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 000018393
  • Title: THE MIDDLE YEARS.
  • Author: James, Henry
  • Book condition: Used
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: first edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons
  • Place: New York
  • Date published: 1917


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