the Henry James
Tales in collections index
tale :
The private life
(12800 words, 1892)
sources of the variants
magazine text The Atlantic monthly, vol. 69, no. 414, April 1892, pages 463–483
(Edel & Laurence ref. D453)
first British book text The private life ; The wheel of time ; [etc.] / by Henry James. – London : Osgood, McIlvaine, 1893;   pages 3–55
first American book text The private life ; Lord Beaupré ; The visits / by Henry James. – New York : Harper, 1893;   pages 3–75
New York edition text The novels and tales of Henry James. – New York : Scribner ; London : Macmillan, 1907–1909. – 24 v. – (The New York Edition),   Vol. 17;   pages 217–266
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