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An edition of The Aspern Papers (1888)

The Aspern papers

The turn of the screw ; The liar ; The two faces

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This edition was published in by Scribner in New York.

With a decaying Venetian villa as a backdrop, an anonymous narrator relates his obsessive quest for the personal documents of a deceased Romantic poet, one Jeffrey Aspern. Led by his mission into increasingly unscrupulous behavior, he is ultimately faced with relinquishing his heart's desire or attaining it at an overwhelming price.

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March 28, 2007, Dodo Press
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The Aspern Papers
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The Aspern Papers
July 20, 2006, BMA Audio
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The Aspern Papers
2004, Fictionwise, Inc.
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The Aspern Papers
June 30, 2004, Kessinger Publishing
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The Aspern papers
2001, Dover Publications
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The Aspern papers
1999, Transaction Publishers
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The Aspern Papers (Penguin Popular Classics)
June 30, 1994, Penguin Books Ltd
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The Aspern papers
1994, Dent
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October 1994, Tuttle Publishing
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The Aspern papers
1993, Published for members of Hoc Volo [by] D.R. Godine
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The Aspern papers
1990, Folio Press
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The Aspern Papers
September 1990, Recorded Books
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The Aspern papers ; and The turn of the screw
1984, Penguin Books, Dept. DG, Penguin Books [Distributer]
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The Aspern Papers
January 1, 1983, Books on Tape, Inc.
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The Aspern Papers (Modern Classics)
January 27, 1977, Penguin (Non-Classics)
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The Aspern Papers (Modern Classics)
January 27, 1977, Penguin (Non-Classics)
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The Aspern papers.: The spoils of Poynton.
1959, Dell Pub. Co.
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The Aspern Papers (Acting Edition)
1959, Samuel French Ltd
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1950, New Directions
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1926, Secker
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1915, Martin Secker
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1890, The Macmillan and Co
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The Aspern papers
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The Aspern Papers

First published in 1888



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With a decaying Venetian villa as a backdrop, an anonymous narrator relates his obsessive quest for the personal documents of a deceased Romantic poet, one Jeffrey Aspern. Led by his mission into increasingly unscrupulous behavior, he is ultimately faced with relinquishing his heart's desire or attaining it at an overwhelming price.

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I HAD taken Mrs Prest into my confidence; without her in truth I should have made but little advance, for the fruitful idea in the whole business dropped from her friendly lips.
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The Aspern papers

The turn of the screw ; The liar ; The two faces

This edition was published in by Scribner in New York.


Edition Notes

Series
His The Novels and tales of Henry James : New York ed -- v.12.
Other Titles
The turn of the screw., The liar., The two faces.

Classifications

Library of Congress
PZ3 J234As

The Physical Object

Pagination
xxiii, 412 p., [1] leaf of plates

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL7102343M
Internet Archive
aspernpapersturn00jameuoft

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