the Henry James
Tales in collections index
tale :
In the cage
(32800 words, 1898)
available variants :
(source details)
first book text
New York edition text
The uniform edition of the tales / Henry James. – London : Martin Secker, 1915–20. – (published as individual volumes; some titles also issued in USA by Le Roy Phillips, Boston, or Albert and Charles Boni, New York; see details in Edel & Laurence ref. A74);   pages 5–175
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. 16,   pages 325–449
New York edition text
In the cage ; and other tales / Henry James ; edited with an introduction by Morton Dauwen Zabel. – Garden City, NY : Doubleday, 1958. – (Anchor books series ; A131). – Also published by Hart-Davis. – Note: later reprinted as Eight tales from the major phase (Norton, 1969);   pages 174–266
New York edition text;   introduction
In the cage ; and other tales / Henry James ; edited with an introduction by Morton Dauwen Zabel. – London : Rupert Hart-Davis, 1958. – Also published by Doubleday [note: later reprinted as Eight tales from the major phase (Norton, 1969)];   pages 174–266
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. 10,   pages 139–242
first book text;   brief introduction
Eight tales from the major phase : In the cage and others / Henry James ; edited with an introduction by Morton Dauwen Zabel. – New York ; London : Norton, 1969. – A reprint of In the cage ; and other tales (Doubleday; Hart-Davis, 1958). – ISBN 0-393-00286-1 [note: claims to use the ‘orthography and punctuation’ (of the New York edition) but closes up spaced contractions];   pages 174–266
New York edition text;   introduction
In the cage ; and other stories / Henry James ; selected by S. Gorley Putt. – Harmondsworth : Penguin, 1974. – (Penguin modern classics). – ISBN 0-14-003500-1;   pages 9–102
first book text
Selected tales / Henry James ; selected by Peter Messent and Tom Paulin, introduction by Peter Messent. – London : Dent, 1982. – (Everyman’s library). – ISBN 0-460-01245-2;   pages 119–227
first book text;   introduction, bibliography
London stories ; and other writings / [Henry James] ; edited and with an introduction by David Kynaston. – Padstow : Tabb House, 1989. – (Encore series). – ISBN 0-907018-75-0, 0-907018-67-X (pbk);   pages 127–217
first book text;   introduction
Complete stories 1892–1898 / Henry James. – New York : The library of America, 1996. – (The library of America ; 82). – ISBN 1-883011-09-4;   pages 835–923 in print
$ 35·00
first book 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. 2,   pages 451–541 in print
£ 12·50, $ 30·00 each
first book text;   introduction
Selected tales / Henry James ; edited with an introduction and notes by John Lyon. – London : Penguin, 2001. – (Penguin classics). – ISBN 0-14-043694-4;   pages 314–384 in print
£ 14·99, $ 14·00
New York edition text;   introduction, chronology, bibliography, notes
The turn of the screw ; and, In the cage / Henry James ; introduction by Hortense Calisher, notes by James Danly. – New York : Random House, 2001. – (Modern library classics). – ISBN 0-375-75740-6;   pages 117–208 in print
£ 5·50, $ 5·95
first book text;   brief introduction, relevant James letters, notes
In the cage / Henry James ; [foreword by Libby Purves]. – London : Hesperus 100 Pages, 2002. – ISBN 1-84391-025-x;   pages 3–111 in print
£ 6·99, $ 13·95
mixture of texts;   introduction
Tales of Henry James : the texts of the tales, the author on his craft, criticism. – 2nd ed. / selected and edited by Christof Wegelin and Henry B. Wonham. – New York ; London : Norton, 2003. – (Norton critical editions). – ISBN 0-393-97710-2 (pbk);   pages 229–302 in print
£ 9·95, $ 16·75
first book text;   introduction, notes, relevant notebook entries, relevant James letters, critical essays

known etexts for
In the cage

source text spelling prepared by available at
New York edition text American Richard Hathaway State University of New York, New Paltz
later reprint of New York edition text British Project Gutenberg Project Gutenberg;
Nalanda Digital Library;
Project Gutenberg Consortia Center
later reprint of New York edition text? British Project Gutenberg Bored.com;
Great literature online (Cyber Studios);
Knowledgerush;
The literature network;
Read print;
Wikisource
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