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Henry James"s Italian hours

revelatory and resistant impressions

by Bonney MacDonald

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  • 22 Currently reading

Published by UMI Research Press in Ann Arbor .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Italy
    • Subjects:
    • James, Henry, 1843-1916,
    • James, Henry, 1843-1916 -- Travel -- Italy,
    • Authors, American -- Biography -- History and criticism,
    • Autobiography,
    • Italy -- In literature

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [129]-132) and index.

      Statementby Bonney MacDonald.
      SeriesStudies in modern literature ;, no. 106
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS2120.I83 M3 1990
      The Physical Object
      Pagination135 p. ;
      Number of Pages135
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2199327M
      ISBN 10083572025X
      LC Control Number89020128

      Italian Hours by Henry James. Free audio book that you can download in mp3, iPod and iTunes format for your portable audio player. Audio previews, convenient categories and excellent search functionality make your best source for free audio books. Download a free audio book .   ‎In these essays on travels in Italy written from to , Henry James explores art and religion, political shifts and cultural revolutions, and the nature of travel itself. James's enthusiastic appreciation of the unparalleled aesthetic allure of Venice, the vitality of Rome, and the noisy, sen /5(3).

        Italian Hours is a book of travel writing by Henry James published in The book collected essays that James had written over nearly forty years about a country he knew and loved well. James extensively revised and sometimes expanded the essays to create a more consistent whole. He also added two new essays and an introduction. English Hours () The Question of our Speech; The Lesson of Balzac. Two Lectures () The American Scene () Views and Reviews () New York Edition (–), "definitive" edition of James's fiction, selected and revised by James. Italian Hours () A Small Boy and Others () Notes on Novelists () Notes of a Son and.

      Italian Hours is a book of travel writing by Henry James published in The book collected essays that James had written over nearly forty years about a country he knew and loved well. James extensively revised and sometimes expanded the essays to create a more consistent whole. He also added two new essays and an : Rinda L. Italian Hours | Italian Hours is a book with essays that James had written over nearly forty years about Italy. In this work, James details the "luxury of loving Italy" and Venice and Rome receive a longer and well-deserved treatment.


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"The charm of certain vacant grassy spaces, in Italy, overfrowned by masses of brickwork that are honeycombed by the suns of centuries, is something that I hereby renounce once for all the attempt to express; but you may be sure that whenever I mention such a spot enchantment lurks in it.".

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Views of a seemingly timeless Italy that was, in truth, about to /5. Henry James was born on 15 April and is regarded as one of the great literary figures of 19th Century writing. Born in New York, he moved between there and Europe, being tutored in Geneva, London, Paris, Bologna, and Bonn.

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Italian Hours by Henry James. Part of a remarkably talented family, Henry James is regarded as one of the most important American writers of the nineteenth century. Although he is best known for novels such as The Wings of the Dove and The Portrait of a Lady, James was also a renowned essayist.

I bought this book of Henry James's travel writing prior to a trip to Sorrento last week, remembering how I'd previously come across stimulating extracts from it in a compilation (Venice: The Most Triumphant City) on a previous visit to that country.

Originally published inJames assembled the present book from essays that he'd written for periodicals over a period of almost forty years, adding a couple of /5(10). Italian Hours by Henry James.

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Quarto, original cloth, gilt pictorial stamped to the front panel and spine, top edge gilt. About Italian Hours “The charm of certain vacant grassy spaces, in Italy, overfrowned by masses of brickwork that are honeycombed by the suns of centuries, is something that I hereby renounce once for all the attempt to express; but you may be sure that whenever I mention such a spot enchantment lurks in it.” —Henry James.

James, Henry, Title: Italian Hours Contents: Venice -- The Grand Canal -- Venice: an early impression -- Two old houses and three young women -- Casa Alvisi -- From Chambéry to Milan -- The old Saint-Gothard leaves from a note-book -- Italy revisited -- A Roman holiday -- Roman rides -- Roman neighbourhoods -- The after-season in.

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