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Sensuous pessimism

Italy in the work of Henry James.

by Carl Maves

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Published by Indiana University Press in Bloomington .
Written in English

  • Italy
    • Subjects:
    • James, Henry, 1843-1916 -- Knowledge -- Italy,
    • American fiction -- Italian influences,
    • Pessimism in literature,
    • Italy -- In literature

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. [155]-166.

      LC ClassificationsPS2127.I8 M3 1973
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 169 p.
      Number of Pages169
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5295842M
      ISBN 100253351774
      LC Control Number72075640

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