the Henry James
Tales in collections index
tale :
The figure in the carpet
(13900 words, 1896)
sources of the variants
magazine text Cosmopolis,   vol. 1 :
    January 1896, pages 41–59;
    February 1896, pages 373–392
(Edel & Laurence ref. D472)
first British book text Embarrassments / by Henry James. – London : Heinemann, 1896;   pages 3–66
first American book text Embarrassments / by Henry James. – New York : Macmillan, 1896;   pages 3–82
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. 15;   pages 219–277
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