Synopses & Reviews
1904 novel, this complex, intense study of marriage and adultery completes what some critics have called the "major phase" of James' career. By the prolific American-born author and literary critic of the late 19th and early 20th centuries. He spent much of his life in Europe and became a British subject shortly before his death. He is primarily known for novels, novellas and short stories based on themes of consciousness and morality.