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Daisy Miller and Washington Square (2004) [Omnibus Volume]
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In Daisy Miller, James paints a vivid portrait of a vibrant young American girl visiting Europe for the first time. Lovely, flirtatious, eager for experience, Daisy meets a wealthy American, Mr. Winterbourne, and a penniless but passionate Italian. Her complex encounters with them and others allow James to explore one of his favorite themes, the effect of Americans and Europeans on each other.

Washington Squareís Catherine Sloper is Daisy Millerís opposite. Neither pretty nor charming, she lives with her wealthy, widowed, tyrannical father, Dr. Austin Sloper, who can barely conceal his disdain for his shy, awkward daughter. When a handsome suitor, Morris Townsend, comes calling, Catherineís father refuses to believe he is anything other than a heartless fortune hunter and sets out to destroy her romance.

Original title: Daisy Miller and Washington Square
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionGeneral FictionHumor
FictionGeneral FictionLiterary Fiction/classics

The following works are contained within this one:
     Daisy Miller (1878) [Novel]
      Author: Henry James
     Washington Square (1880) [Novel]
      Author: Henry James

Edition #1: Daisy Miller and Washington Square

Daisy Miller and Washington Square (2004)
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Language: English

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Manifested in:

Daisy Miller and Washington Square (August 2004)

Format: Paperback
Place of publication: New York
Publisher: Barnes & Noble Books
ISBN: 9781593081058
Dimensions: 5 x 7.8 x 0.9 in
Pages: 258
Notes: Introduction by Jennie A. Kassanoff

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