the Henry James
Tales in collections index
tale :
The ghostly rental
(12600 words, 1876)
available variants :
(source details)
magazine text
The ghostly tales of Henry James / edited, with an introduction by Leon Edel. – New Brunswick, NJ : Rutgers University Press, 1948. – (Edel & Laurence ref. A94);   pages 105–140
magazine text;   introduction, introduction to each tale
Eight uncollected tales of Henry James / edited with an introduction by Edna Kenton. – New Brunswick, NJ : Rutgers University Press, 1950. – (Edel & Laurence ref. A96) [each tale also has a separate brief introduction];   pages 281–312
magazine text;   brief 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. 4,   pages 49–86
magazine text;   brief introduction
Stories of the supernatural / Henry James ; edited and with a new introduction and headnotes by Leon Edel. – London : Barrie & Jenkins, 1971. – A revised edition of The ghostly tales of Henry James (1949). – t.p.v. has invalid ISBN 0-214-68277-7;   pages 105–140
magazine text;   introduction, introduction to each tale
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. 3,   pages 86–113
magazine text;   introduction, notes
Complete stories 1874–1884 / Henry James. – New York : The library of America, 1999. – (The library of America ; 106). – ISBN 1-883011-63-9;   pages 157–190 in print
£ 22·44, $ 35·00
magazine text;   notes
Ghost stories / Henry James ; introduction and notes by Martin Scofield. – Ware, Herts. : Wordsworth, 2001. – (Wordsworth classics). – ISBN 1-84022-422-3. – Cover title : Ghost stories of Henry James;   pages 38–66
magazine text;   introduction, bibliographical note, notes
The sense of the past : the ghostly stories of Henry James ; introduction by Glen Cavaliero. – Leyburn : Tartarus, 2006. – ISBN 1-87262-199-6;   pages 77–104 in print
£ 35·00
magazine text;   introduction
Ghost stories / Henry James ; introduction and notes by Martin Scofield. – Ware, Herts. : Wordsworth, 2008. – (Tales of mystery & the supernatural). – ISBN-13 978-1-84022-070-4. – Cover title : Ghost stories of Henry James [reissue of 2001 ed. with new series and ISBN];   pages 38–66 in print
£ 1·99, $ 2·95
magazine text;   introduction, bibliographical note, notes

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The ghostly rental

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