the Henry James
Tales in collections index
tale :
The jolly corner
(12700 words, 1908)
available variants :
(source details)
magazine 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)
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 385–429
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 603–644
New York edition text;   introduction, note on each tale
Fourteen stories / by Henry James ; selected by David Garnett. – London : Rupert Hart-Davis, 1946;   pages 434–473
magazine text;   introduction
The American novels and stories of Henry James / edited, and with an introduction, by F.O. Matthiessen. – New York : Knopf, 1947. – (Edel & Laurence ref. A90);   pages 792–819
New York edition text;   introduction
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 725–762
New York edition text;   introduction, introduction to 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 321–357
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 295–339
New York edition text;   introduction, notes
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 314–350
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 314–350
New York edition text;   introduction
Fifteen short stories / by Henry James ; edited and with an introduction by Morton Dauwen Zabel. – New York : Bantam Books, 1961. – (Bantam classics ; SC84);   pages 436–468
New York edition text;   introduction, bibliography
The complete tales of Henry James / edited with an introduction by Leon Edel. – London : Rupert Hart-Davis, 1962–64. – (Edel & Laurence ref. A105);   Vol. 12,   pages 193–232
New York edition text;   brief introduction
The jolly corner ; The real thing / Henry James ; ill. by Fermin Rocker. – New York : Franklin Watts, 1968. – Query: large-print ed.
text state not known
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 314–350
New York edition text;   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 725–762
New York edition text;   introduction, introduction to each tale
The jolly corner / Henry James ; illustrated by Peter Milton. – London : Terra Nova Editions, 1979. – ISBN 0-906490-07-3;   pages 11–74
New York edition text
The turn of the screw ; and other short fiction / by Henry James. – New York ; Toronto ; London : Bantam Books, 1981. – (Bantam classics). – ISBN 0-553-21059-9;   pages 371–403
New York edition 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 352–394
magazine text;   introduction, bibliography
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 251–282 in print
£ 4·95, $ 6·75
New York edition text;   introduction
Tales of Henry James : the texts of the tales, the author on his craft, background and criticism / selected and edited by Christof Wegelin. – New York ; London : Norton, 1984. – (Norton critical editions). – ISBN 0-393-01824-5, 0-393-95359-9 (pbk);   pages 313–340
New York edition text;   introduction, notes, relevant notebook entries, extract from James’s preface, relevant James letters, critical essays
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 161–193
New York edition text;   introduction, notes
The beast in the jungle ; and other stories / Henry James. – New York : Dover, 1993. – (Dover thrift editions). – ISBN 0-486-27552-3;   pages 73–101 in print
£ 2·50, $ 2·50
New York edition text;   brief introduction
Complete stories 1898–1910 / Henry James. – New York : The library of America, 1996. – (The library of America ; 83). – ISBN 1-883011-10-8;   pages 697–731 in print
£ 25·00, $ 35·00
New York edition text;   notes
The turn of the screw ; and other stories / Henry James ; volume editor Richard Aczel. – Köln : Könemann, 1996. – (Könemann classics – in English). – ISBN 3-89508-231-7 (cloth);   pages 313–350
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. 2,   pages 945–980 in print
£ 12·50, $ 30·00 each
New York edition text;   introduction
Major stories and essays / Henry James. – New York : The library of America, 1999. – (The library of America college editions). – ISBN 1-883011-75-2 in print
$ 35·00
text state not known;   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 306–334
New York edition text;   introduction, bibliographical note, extract from James’s preface, 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 550–576 in print
£ 14·99, $ 14·00
New York edition text;   introduction, chronology, bibliography, notes
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 341–369 in print
£ 9·95, $ 16·75
New York edition text;   introduction, notes, relevant notebook entries, extract from James’s preface, relevant James letters, critical essays
The turn of the screw ; The Aspern papers ; and two stories / Henry James ; with an introduction and notes by David L. Sweet. – New York : Barnes & Noble, 2003. – ISBN 1-59308-043-3;   pages 265–296 in print
$ 5·95
New York edition text;   introduction, extract from James’s preface, notes, chronology, critical essays
The portable Henry James / edited with an introduction by John Auchard. – New York ; London : Penguin, 2004. – (Penguin classics). – ISBN 0-14-243767-0;   pages 283–318 in print
£ 12·99, $ 18·00
New York edition text;   introduction, bibliography
The New York stories of Henry James / selected and with an introduction by Colm Tóibín. – New York : New York Review Books, 2005. – (New York Review books classics). – ISBN-13: 978-1-59017-162-2, ISBN-10: 1-59017-162-4;   pages 463–500 in print
£ 9·99, $ 16·95
New York edition text;   introduction
The sense of the past : the ghostly stories of Henry James ; introduction by Glen Cavaliero. – Leyburn : Tartarus, 2006. – ISBN 1-87262-199-6;   pages 455–483 in print
£ 35·00
New York edition text;   introduction
The turn of the screw ; and other stories / Henry James. – London : Vintage, 2007. – (Vintage classics). – ISBN-13 978-0-09-951123-6;   pages 197–235 in print
£ 5·99
New York edition text
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 306–334 in print
£ 1·99, $ 2·95
New York edition text;   introduction, bibliographical note, extract from James’s preface, notes

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The jolly corner

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