"For wonder there was plenty of room, but little by little he saw how things had come to pass": First Edition of Henry James' The Wheel of Time, Collaboration, and Owen Wingrave

  • The Wheel of Time, Collaboration, and Owen Wingrave.
  • The Wheel of Time, Collaboration, and Owen Wingrave.

The Wheel of Time, Collaboration, and Owen Wingrave.

$85.00

Item Number: 80103

New York : Harper & Brothers Publishers, 1893.

First edition of this early collection of novellas. Octavo, original illustrated cloth with elaborate gilt tooling to the spine and front panel. In near fine condition. An exceptional example.

Henry James was particularly interested in the short narrative form of fiction and produced dozens of what he called the "beautiful and blest nouvelle". Each of the stories contained in this volume offer a concise and intimate view into the psyches and private lives of James' typical American emigre protagonists.

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