the Henry James
Tales in collections index
tale :
The madonna of the future
(14200 words, 1873)
available variants :
(source details)
magazine text
first book text
revised book text
New York edition text
The novels and stories of Henry James : new and complete edition / [edited by Percy Lubbock]. – London : Macmillan, 1921–23. – (Edel & Laurence ref. A86);   Vol. 18,   pages 393–442
New York edition text
Ten short stories of Henry James / selected, with an introduction, by Michael Swan. – London : John Lehmann, 1948;   pages 72–105
New York edition text;   introduction
The complete tales of Henry James / edited with an introduction by Leon Edel. – London : Rupert Hart-Davis, 1962–64. – (Edel & Laurence ref. A105);   Vol. 3,   pages 11–52
first book text;   brief introduction
The madonna of the future ; and other early stories / by Henry James ; with a foreword by Willard Thorp. – New York : New American Library, 1962. – (Signet classics ; CD105);   pages 185–222
magazine text;   introduction, bibliography
The tales of Henry James / edited by Maqbool Aziz. – Vols 1-3 : 1864–1879. – Oxford : Clarendon Press, 1973–84. – ISBN 0-19-812457-0, 0-19-812572-0, 0-19-812573-9. – No more published;   Vol. 2,   pages 202–232
magazine text, variants in first book text, revised book text and New York edition text;   introduction, extract from James’s preface, notes
Collected stories / Henry James ; selected and introduced by John Bayley. – London : David Campbell Publishers, 1999. – (Everyman’s library). – ISBN 1-85715-785-0 (v. 1), 1-85715-786-9 (v.  2), 1-85715-244-1 (2 vols in slipcase)   also New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2000. – ISBN 0-375-40935-1 (v. 1), 0-375-40936-X (v. 2);   Vol. 1,   pages 143–180 in print
£ 12·50, $ 30·00 each
mixture of texts (first book text and magazine text);   introduction
Complete stories 1864–1874 / Henry James. – New York : The library of America, 1999. – (The library of America ; 111). – ISBN 1-883011-70-1;   pages 730–766 in print
$ 40·00
first book text;   notes

known etexts for
The madonna of the future

source text spelling prepared by available at
first book text American no preparation Wright American Fiction 1851-1875 (page scan and instant-OCR only, search for Henry James’s ‘A passionate pilgrim’ volume)
later reprint of revised book text British Project Gutenberg Project Gutenberg;
Project Gutenberg Consortia Center
later reprint of revised book text? British Project Gutenberg Bored.com;
Great literature online (Cyber Studios);
Knowledgerush;
The literature network;
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