the Henry James
Tales in collections index
tale :
The birthplace
(20200 words, 1903)
available variants :
(source details)
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. 22,   pages 117–189
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 486–546
New York edition text;   introduction, note on each tale
Selected short stories / Henry James ; edited with an introduction by Quentin Anderson. – New York : Rinehart, 1950. – (Rinehart editions ; 31). – LC card no. 50-014135
[ New York edition text ? ];   introduction, bibliographical note
Selected short stories / Henry James ; edited with an introduction by Quentin Anderson. – Revised [and enlarged] ed. - New York : Rinehart, 1957. – (Rinehart editions ; 31). – LC card no. 57-009639. – ISBN 0-03-007745-1. – First ed., 1950;   pages 263–320
New York edition text;   introduction, bibliographical note
Selected stories / Henry James ; chosen with an introduction by Gerard Hopkins. – London : OUP, 1957. – (The world’s classics ; 557);   pages 461–530
New York edition text;   introduction, notes
The complete tales of Henry James / edited with an introduction by Leon Edel. – London : Rupert Hart-Davis, 1962–64. – (Edel & Laurence ref. A105);   Vol. 11,   pages 403–465
first book text;   brief introduction
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 284–351
first book text;   introduction, bibliography
The jolly corner ; and other tales / Henry James ; edited with an introduction and notes by Roger Gard. – London : Penguin, 1990. – (Penguin classics). – ISBN 0-14-043328-7;   pages 108–160
first book text;   introduction, notes
Complete stories 1898–1910 / Henry James. – New York : The library of America, 1996. – (The library of America ; 83). – ISBN 1-883011-10-8;   pages 441–495 in print
£ 25·00, $ 35·00
first book text;   notes
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 337–396
New York edition text;   notes
Selected tales / Henry James ; edited with an introduction and notes by John Lyon. – London : Penguin, 2001. – (Penguin classics). – ISBN 0-14-043694-4;   pages 462–504 in print
£ 14·99, $ 14·00
New York edition text;   introduction, chronology, bibliography, notes
The birthplace / Henry James. – London : Hesperus, 2012. – With a foreword by Mark Rylance. – ISBN 978-1-84391-207-1 [originally due out in 2010];   pages 3–75 in print
£ 10·00
first book text;   introduction, notes
The Aspern papers ; and other stories / Henry James ; edited with an introduction and notes by Adrian Poole. – [Rev. ed.]. – Oxford : OUP, 2013. – (Oxford world’s classics). – ISBN 978-0-19-963987-8 [a completely revised version of the 1983 collection, including two different tales];   pages 157–207 in print
£ 6·99
New York edition text;   introduction, bibliography, chronology, extract from James’s preface, relevant notebook entries, selected textual variants, notes

known etexts for
The birthplace

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first book text British Adrian Dover the Ladder
first book text British Project Gutenberg, derived
from Adrian Dover
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