Skip to content
Cart 
Register Sign in Wishlist
Look Inside The Outcry

The Outcry

AUD$154.95 inc GST

Part of The Cambridge Edition of the Complete Fiction of Henry James

  • Date Published: November 2016
  • availability: Available
  • format: Hardback
  • isbn: 9781107002692

AUD$ 154.95 inc GST
Hardback

Add to cart Add to wishlist

Looking for an inspection copy?

Please email academicmarketing@cambridge.edu.au to enquire about an inspection copy of this book

Description
Product filter button
Description
Contents
Resources
Courses
About the Authors
  • The Cambridge Edition of the Complete Fiction of Henry James provides, for the first time, a scholarly edition of a major writer whose work continues to be read, quoted, adapted and studied. The Outcry, James's last completed novel, is an ironic depiction of the contemporary art market in which wealthy Americans are plundering British-owned treasures. James adapted the work, originally written as a play, into novel form with great success. This edition, based on the work's first book appearance in 1911, reconstructs the novel's literary, cultural and historical contexts, includes extensive annotation, and gives a detailed textual history. In exploring the process of adaptation it allows particular insight into James's skills as a novelist. The volume will be of interest to James scholars, art and theatre historians and students of nineteenth- and twentieth-century Anglo-American literature, while also contributing to the developing field of adaptation studies.

    • An authoritative text of Henry James's last completed novel: a short, lively and witty depiction of the 'art scene' of the day
    • Includes extensive annotations that situate the story within its literary, cultural and historical context
    • Offers a detailed consideration of changes arising from the adaptation from play to novel
    Read more

    Customer reviews

    Not yet reviewed

    Be the first to review

    Review was not posted due to profanity

    ×

    , create a review

    (If you're not , sign out)

    Please enter the right captcha value
    Please enter a star rating.
    Your review must be a minimum of 12 words.

    How do you rate this item?

    ×

    Product details

    • Date Published: November 2016
    • format: Hardback
    • isbn: 9781107002692
    • length: 358 pages
    • dimensions: 235 x 160 x 23 mm
    • weight: 0.64kg
    • contains: 3 b/w illus. 1 map
    • availability: Available
  • Table of Contents

    General editors' preface
    General chronology of James' life and writings
    Introduction
    Textual introduction
    Chronology of composition and production
    Bibliography
    The Outcry
    Glossary of foreign words and phrases
    Notes
    Textual variants
    Emendations
    Appendices.

  • Author

    Henry James

    Editor

    Jean Chothia, University of Cambridge
    Jean Chothia is a Fellow of Selwyn College, Cambridge and Reader Emerita in Drama and Theatre, in the University of Cambridge Faculty of English. She is the author of Forging a Language: A Study of the Plays of Eugene O'Neill (Cambridge, 1979), André Antoine (Cambridge, 1991), and English Drama of the Early Modern Period, 1890–1940 (1996), and the editor of The New Woman and other Female Emancipation Plays (1998) and of the New Mermaids edition of Bernard Shaw's Saint Joan (2008).

Sign In

Please sign in to access your account

Cancel

Not already registered? Create an account now. ×

Sorry, this resource is locked

Please register or sign in to request access. If you are having problems accessing these resources please email lecturers@cambridge.org

Register Sign in
Please note that this file is password protected. You will be asked to input your password on the next screen.

» Proceed

You are now leaving the Cambridge University Press website. Your eBook purchase and download will be completed by our partner www.ebooks.com. Please see the permission section of the www.ebooks.com catalogue page for details of the print & copy limits on our eBooks.

Continue ×

Continue ×

Continue ×

Find content that relates to you

Join us online

This site uses cookies to improve your experience. Read more Close

Are you sure you want to delete your account?

This cannot be undone.

Cancel

Thank you for your feedback which will help us improve our service.

If you requested a response, we will make sure to get back to you shortly.

×
Please fill in the required fields in your feedback submission.
×