The Other House
Macmillan, 1897 - 386 pages
James pursued for many years a career as a playwright. The Other House was originally conceived as a play, but when it did not garner much interest he then wrote it out to be a novel. It is also unusual for him as the main conflict is centered around a murder.
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LibraryThing ReviewAvis d'utilisateur - proustitute - LibraryThing
4.5/5 stars A tricky book to rate, and more thoughts coming soon—likely lengthy thoughts. Despite how this novel is considered a "minor" James, I think it's a pivotal one, one that shows his shift ... Consulter l'avis complet
LibraryThing ReviewAvis d'utilisateur - stillatim - LibraryThing
Worst James I've read? Certainly. I recognize that there are reasons for that: this was meant to be a play, and he's much better at understated moral turmoil than understated murderous rage. And if ... Consulter l'avis complet