the Henry James
Tales in collections index
tale :
The diary of a man of fifty
(11900 words, 1879)
sources of the variants
magazine text Macmillan’s magazine, vol. 40, no. 237, July 1879, pages 205–223
and: Harper’s new monthly magazine, vol. 59, no. 350, July 1879, pages 282–297
(Edel & Laurence ref. D370)
first British book text The madonna of the future ; and other tales / by Henry James Jr. – London : Macmillan, 1879. – 2 v. (288; 245 p.),   Vol. 2;   pages 92–154
first British book text reprinted The madonna of the future ; and other tales / by Henry James Jr. – New ed. - London : Macmillan, 1880;   pages 294–342
first American book text The diary of a man of fifty ; and, A bundle of letters / by Henry James Jr. – New York : Harper, 1880;   pages 9–68
first British book text reprinted Collective edition of 1883. – 14 v.,   Vol. 14;   pages 93–130
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