HENRY JAMES (1843 - 1916)






  • Anthologies:

    • The Critical Muse: Selected Literary Criticism.  Ed. Roger Gard.  1987.

    • The Art of Criticism: Henry James on the Theory and Practice of Criticism.  Ed. William Veeder and Susan M. Griffin.  1986.

    • Literary Criticism.  2 Vols.  Ed. Leon Edel and Mark Wilson.  New York: Literary Classics of the United States, 1984.

      • Vol. 2.  French Writers; Other European Writers; Prefaces to the New York Edition

      • Vol. 1.  Essays on Literature; American Writers; English Writers

    • Letters.  ed. Leon Edel.  1974.

    • Theory of Fiction.  Ed. James E. Miller.  1972.

    • Selected Literary Criticism.  Ed. Morris Shapira.  Cambridge: CUP, 1963.  Rpt. 1981.

    • Literary Reviews and Essays on American, English and French Literature.  Ed. Albert Mordell.  1957.

    • The House of Fiction: Essays on the Novel.  Ed. Leon Edel.  London: Grosset and Dunlap, 1957.

    • The Future of the Novel.  1956.

    • The Art of the Novel: Critical Prefaces.  Ed. Richard P. Blackmur.  New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1934.  New Ed., 1984.

  • Selected Individual Works:

    • Autobiography.  ed. F. W. Dupee.  1956.

    • Preface to The Golden Bowl.  1904.

      • Theory of the Novel: a Historical Approach.  Ed. Michael McKeon.  Baltimore: Johns Hopkins UP, 2000.  665-672.

    • Preface to The Ambassadors.  1903.

      • The Novel: an Anthology of Criticism and Theory, 1900-2000.  Ed. Dorothy J. Hale.  Oxford: Blackwell, 2005.  65-85.

    • Preface to The Princess Cassamassima.  1886.

    • "The Art of Fiction."  Longman's Magazine (1884): .

      • Norton Anthology of Theory and Criticism.  Ed. Vincent Leitch.  New York: Norton, 2001.  855-869.

      • Essentials of the Theory of Fiction.  Ed. Michael J. Hoffman and Patrick D. Murphy.  Durham: Duke UP, 1988.  14-21.

      • Criticism: the Major Statements.  New York: St. Martin's, 1980.

      •  3rd Ed. edited by Charles Kaplan and William Anderson, 1991.  386-404.
    • Preface to The Portrait of a Lady.  1881.

      • The Novel: an Anthology of Criticism and Theory, 1900-2000.  Ed. Dorothy J. Hale.  Oxford: Blackwell, 2005.  65-85.




  • Anthologies:


  • Selected Individual Works:

    • Anesko, Michael.  'Friction with the Market': Henry James and the Profession of Authorship.  1986.

    • Armstrong, Paul B.  The Phenomenology of Henry James.  1983.

    • Beach, Joseph Warren.  The Method of Henry James

    • Blackmur, Richard P.  "Introduction."  The Art of the Novel: Critical Prefaces.  By Henry James.  New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1934.  vii-xxxix.

    • Cameron, Sharon.  Thinking in Henry James.  1989.

    • Chapman, Sara S.  Henry James's Portrait of the Writer as Hero.  1990.

    • Daugherty, Sarah B.  The Literary Criticism of Henry James.  1981.

    • Edel, Leon.  Henry James.  5 Vols.  1953-1972.

    • Freedman, Jonathan.  Professions of Taste: Henry James, British Aestheticism, and Commodity Culture.  1990.

    • Fussell, Edwin S.  The French Side of Henry James.  1990.

    • Goode, John.  "The Art of Fiction: Walter Besant and Henry James."  Tradition and Tolerance in Nineteenth-Century Fiction.  Ed. David Howard, John Lucas, and John Goode.  1966.

    • Gordon, Lyndall.  A Private Life of Henry James: Two Women and his Art.  1999.

    • Graham, Kenneth.  Henry James: a Literary Life.  1995.

    • Hagberg, Garry.  Meaning and Interpretation: Wittgenstein, Henry James, and Literary Knowledge.  1994.

    • Holland, Laurence Bedwell.  The Expense of Vision: Essays on the Craft of Henry James.  1964.,

    • Jones, Vivien.  James the Critic.  1984.

    • Kaplan, Fred.  Henry James: the Imagination of Genius: a Biography.  1992.

    • Kappeler, Susanne.  Writing and Reading in Henry James.  1980.

    • Lubbock, Percy.  The Craft of Fiction.  New York: Viking, 1921.

    • Martin, Timothy P.  "Henry James and Percy Lubbock: from Mimesis to Formalism."  Novel: a Forum on Fiction (1980): 22-29.

    • McDonald, Walter R.  "Inconsistencies in Henry James's Aesthetics."  Texas Studies in Language and Literature 10 (1969): .

    • Miller, J. Hillis.  The Ethics of Reading.  1987.

    • Miller, James E., Jr.  "Henry James in Reality."  Critical Inquiry 2 (1976): .

    • Miller, James E., Jr.  Theory of Fiction: Henry James.  1972.

    • Pippin, Robert M.  Henry James and Modern Moral Life.  Cambridge: CUP, 2001.

    • Posnock, Ross.  The Trial of Curiosity" Henry James, William James, and the Challenge of Modernity.  1991.

    • Pound, Ezra.  "Henry James."  Literary Essays of Ezra Pound.  Ed. T. S. Eliot.  1954.

    • Roberts, Morris.  Henry James's Criticism.  1929.

    • Rowe, John Carlos.  The Theoretical Dimensions of Henry James.  1984.

    • Seed, David.  "The Narrator in James' Criticism."  Philological Quarterly 60 (1981): .

    • Spilka, Mark.  "Henry James and Walter Besant: 'The Art of Fiction' Controversy."  Novel 6 (1973): .

    • Tanner, Henry.  Henry James and th4e Art of Nonfiction.  1995.

    • Tintner, Adeline.  The Book World of Henry James: Appropriating the Classics.  1987.

    • Veeder, William.  "Image as Argument: Henry James and the Style of Criticism."  Henry James Review 6 (1985): .

    • Veeder, William, and Susan Griffin.  The Art of Criticism: Henry James on the Theory and Practice of Fiction.  1986.

    • Walker, Pierre A.  Reading Henry James in French Cultural Contexts.  1995.

    • Wellek, René.  "Henry James."  The Later Nineteenth Century.  Vol. 4 of A History of Modern Criticism: 1750-1950.  1965.




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