the Henry James
Tales in collections index
tale :
The solution
(18000 words, 1888)
sources of the variants
magazine text The new review :
    vol. 1, December 1889, pages 666–690;
    vol. 2, January 1890, pages 76–90;
    vol. 2, February 1890, pages 161–171
(Edel & Laurence ref. D437)
first book text The lesson of the master ; The marriages ; [etc.] / by Henry James. – London ; New York : Macmillan, 1892;   pages 202–265
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