the Henry James
Tales in collections index
tale :
John Delavoy
(12900 words, 1898)
sources of the variants
magazine text Cosmopolis,   vol. 9 :
    January 1898, pages 1–21;
    February 1898, pages 317–332
(Edel & Laurence ref. D493)
first British book text The soft side / by Henry James. – London : Methuen, 1900;   pages 242–289
first American book text The soft side / by Henry James. – New York : Macmillan, 1900;   pages 202–241
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by which to distinguish the above texts,
please see the relevant table on my page of tales’ variants
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