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Henry James

Henry James (1843-1916), the son of the religious philosopher Henry James Sr. and brother of the psychologist and philosopher William James, published many important novels including Daisy Miller, The Wings of the Dove, The Golden Bowl, and The Ambassadors.

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    • The Turn of the Screw

    • By: Henry James
    • Narrated by: Emma Thompson, Richard Armitage - introduction
    • Length: 4 hrs and 40 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 2,356
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,211
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 2,199

    When a governess is hired to care for two children at a British country estate, she begins to sense an otherworldly presence around the grounds....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Great, but Mightn't be the Best on Audible

    • By Gillian on 03-16-16

    Regular price: $14.95

    • The Portrait of a Lady

    • By: Henry James
    • Narrated by: John Wood
    • Length: 23 hrs and 55 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 430
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 347
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 351

    When Isabel Archer, a beautiful, spirited American is brought to Europe by her wealthy aunt Touchett, it is expected that she will soon marry....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Highly recommended

    • By David on 06-26-10

    Regular price: $27.71

    • Daisy Miller

    • By: Henry James
    • Narrated by: Kitty Hendrix
    • Length: 2 hrs and 21 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 35
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 34
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 34

    Daisy Miller is the story of a beautiful, unconventional American girl who becomes the fascination of Frederick Winterbourne, a sophisticated compatriot. His pursuit of her is hampered by her flirtatiousness and flagrant disregard for the customs and behavior of the other expatriates when they meet in Switzerland and Italy....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great classic novella!

    • By Anonymous User on 06-15-18

    Regular price: $9.99

    • The Ambassadors

    • By: Henry James
    • Narrated by: John Chancer
    • Length: 19 hrs and 46 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 5
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5

    American Lambert Strether is sent to Paris on behalf of Mrs. Newsome, his fiancée, to collect her son, Chad. When Strether finds Chad, he discovers an altered man....

    Regular price: $38.49

    • Washington Square (Recorded Books Edition)

    • By: Henry James
    • Narrated by: John McDonough
    • Length: 8 hrs and 3 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 27
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 21
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 20

    Washington Square is the tale of a wealthy but shy young woman caught between conflicting family expectations.....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Henry James is a hoot

    • By Marianne on 09-26-16

    Regular price: $24.49

    • The Golden Bowl

    • By: Henry James
    • Narrated by: Juliet Stevenson
    • Length: 25 hrs and 6 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 14
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 12
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 12

    Wealthy Maggie Verver has everything she could ever ask for - except a husband and a title....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • The best!

    • By susan von schlegell on 07-29-18

    Regular price: $41.99

    • The Turn of the Screw

    • By: Henry James
    • Narrated by: Walter Zimmerman, Cindy Hardin Killavey
    • Length: 4 hrs and 26 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 127
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 78
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 79

    The Turn of the Screw has been described by many critics as the most sophisticated and terrifying ghost story in the English language....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Excellent all around - great narrator

    • By Diane on 10-07-10

    Regular price: $8.75

    • The American

    • By: Henry James
    • Narrated by: Nicholas Clifford
    • Length: 13 hrs and 57 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 3

    "The American" is a novel by Henry James was originally published as a serial in "The Atlantic Monthly" in 1876-1877 and then as a book in 1877...

    Regular price: $9.82

    • The Wings of the Dove

    • By: Henry James
    • Narrated by: Justine Eyre
    • Length: 17 hrs and 56 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 8
    • Performance
      2.5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6

    Beautiful Kate Croy may have been left penniless by her relatives, but her bold, ambitious nature ensures she will not succumb meekly to a life of poverty....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • great book ruined by performer

    • By Renate on 05-02-16

    Regular price: $23.62

    • The Aspern Papers

    • By: Henry James
    • Narrated by: Jonathan Epstein
    • Length: 3 hrs and 37 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 59
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 42
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 42

    The Aspern Papers, one of Henry James best-known shorter works, is based on a story he heard about a collector of Shelley's manuscripts....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • One of the great novellas

    • By Ron L. Caldwell on 11-07-08

    Regular price: $15.75

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