the Henry James
Tales in collections index
tale :
The liar
(19600 words, 1888)
available variants :
(source details)
magazine text
first 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. 17,   pages 281–347
New York edition text
The short stories of Henry James / selected and edited with an introduction by Clifton Fadiman. – New York : Random House, 1945. – Reissued in Modern library giants series (as number G11) in 1948;   pages 126–185
New York edition text;   introduction, note on each tale
The complete tales of Henry James / edited with an introduction by Leon Edel. – London : Rupert Hart-Davis, 1962–64. – (Edel & Laurence ref. A105);   Vol. 6,   pages 383–441
first book text;   brief introduction
Tales of art and life / Henry James ; selection and introduction by Henry Terrie. – Schenectady, NY : Union College Press, 1984. – (Signature series). – ISBN 0-912756-12-8;   pages 98–144 in print
£ 4·95, $ 6·75
first book text;   introduction
The Aspern papers ; and other stories / Henry James ; volume editor Richard Aczel. – Köln : Könemann, 1998. – (Könemann classics – in English). – ISBN 3-8290-0893-7 (cloth);   pages 115–171
New York edition text;   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 911–962 in print
£ 12·50, $ 30·00 each
first book text;   introduction
Complete stories 1884–1891 / Henry James. – New York : The library of America, 1999. – (The library of America ; 107). – ISBN 1-883011-64-7;   pages 321–371 in print
£ 22·44, $ 35·00
first book text;   notes

known etexts for
The liar

source text spelling prepared by available at
first book text British Adrian Dover the Ladder
first book text British Project Gutenberg Project Gutenberg
(part of original collection A London life)
first book text British Project Gutenberg, derived
from Adrian Dover
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