Letters From the Palazzo Barbaro

Letters From the Palazzo Barbaro

By Henry James

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This collection of letters, written during his stays in Venice, provides a unique insight into Henry James's life and work.

The novelist Henry James arrived in Venice as a tourist, and instantly fell in love with the city – particularly with the splendid Palazzo Barbaro, home of the expatriate American Curtis family. This selection of letters covers the period 1869-1907 and provides a unique record of the life and work of this great writer. Includes historical photographs and a foreword by Leon Edel, Henry James's biographer.

Translated by
Cover illustration by Amanda-Sue Rope
224 pp
Published 07 March 2013
ISBN 9781908968890
Pushkin Collection