TITLE

Attitudes to Henry James

AUTHOR(S)
Rahv, Philip
PUB. DATE
February 1943
SOURCE
New Republic;2/15/43, Vol. 108 Issue 7, p220
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on writer Henry James and his literary works. Contempt expressed against Henry's writings by those persons who exert the major influence on popular education and intelligence; Excerpt from the textbook "The College Book of American Literature," which reflects how James' writings have been misunderstood; Comment of noted writers on James' novels; Analysis of his works by writer Van Wyck Brooks; Discussion of his writing style and language; Comparison of his writings with those of European novelists.
ACCESSION #
14753773

 

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