The Portrait of a Lady

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When Isabel Archer, a beautiful, spirited American is brought to Europe by her wealthy aunt, Mrs Touchett, it is expected that she will soon marry, but Isabel, resolved to enjoy the freedom that her fortune has opened up and to determine her own fate, doesn’t hesitate to turn down two eligible suitors.

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‘Henry James is as solitary in the history of the novel as Shakespeare is in the history of poetry’ Graham Greene

Isabel Archer’s main aim in life is to protect her independence. She is not interested in settling down and compromising her freedom for the sake of marriage. However, on a trip around Europe with her aunt, she finds herself captivated by the charming Gilbert Osmond, who is very interested in the idea of adding Isabel to his collection of beautiful artworks…

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Weight 0.426 kg
Dimensions 19.8 × 12.9 × 3.8 cm
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Imprint

Cover

Paperback

Pages

608

Language

English

Edition

Reprint

Dewey

813.4 (edition:22)

Readership

General – Trade / Code: K