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The novel is beautifully and sensitively written, very detailed and engaging.
I bought and read this novel, not so much because it's about Henry James as that is is written by Colm Toibin, one of my favorite contemporary writers.
I learned a great deal about Henry James and his life and his extraordinary family.
EXTREMELY FLOWING READABLE PROSE. ALLOWS READER TO FEEL HE IS INSIDE THE MIND OF HENRY JAMESPublished 11 days ago by levysand
A beautiful book inside the character of a great literary figure. Toibin writes in an authentic 19th century voice, with great sympathy for the James family in all their effete... Read morePublished 1 month ago by Steven E. Sanderson
Interesting look at life in the late 1800's. True story about Henry James, his family, well-known aquaintances (authors, artists) and friends.Published 1 month ago by Susie
Toibin kindles the reader’s imagination to inhabit Henry James’s mind—if not his psyche—and to question one’s own observations and decisions on how best “to live all we can. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Sue Moran
A delightful, insightful recreation of the life and times of a revered Anglo-American novelist -- and with appropriate comments by his famous philosopher brother.Published 2 months ago by Sue. Stock
An avid reader's book....especially a reader that clings to the classics. For those loving The Portrait of a Lady (and especially those women identifying with Isabel Archer) this... Read morePublished 2 months ago by D.W. Howell