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LibriVox Nanda Brookenham is coming of age, and thus 'coming out' in London society - which leads to complications in her family's social set in London's fin de siècle life. James presents the novel almost entirely in dialogue, an experiment that adds to the immediacy of the scenes but also creates serious ambiguities about characters and their motives
About Henry James: Novels 1896-1899 (LOA #139). This Library of America volume collects four novels written by Henry James in the period immediately following his unsuccessful five-year-long attempt to establish himself as a playwright on the London stage. The Art of the Novel: Critical Prefaces - Henry …
every age lives, in an "epoch of transition"; but it may still be said of the French for instance, I assume, that their social scheme absolutely provides against awkwardness. That is it would be, by this scheme, so infinitely awkward, so awkward beyond any patching-up, for the hovering female young to be conceived as present at "good" talk, Henry James - James on Art and the Novel - …
31 May 2004 ... Scribner. $25. Consider the monumental effort involved in Colm Toibin's new novel, a book that is seriously literary in subject matter and style. Mr. Toibin has had the temerity to put the reader on a first-name basis with Henry James. ... Mr. Toibin's language is sometimes genuinely elegant, sometimes derivative, in a book that is a compelling hybrid of biography, fiction and ventriloquism.
About The Awkward Age. Henry James had arrived at such mastery of the forms and uses of fiction by the time he published The Awkward Age in 1899 that this story of a young girl introduced into a casually corrupt circle of sophisticates is at once a universal drama of innocence confronting evil, a detailed examination of a social order, and a stunning picture of a civilization in crisis.