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Washington Square

Henry James Jr.

Washington Square

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Published by Heinemann Educational in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Washington Square (New York, N.Y.)
    • Subjects:
    • Fathers and daughters -- Fiction.,
    • Young women -- Fiction.,
    • Washington Square (New York, N.Y.) -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementHenry James ; with introduction, glossary and notes by Brian Pearce.
      SeriesModern English-language texts
      ContributionsPearce, Brian Louis.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ3.J234 W18, PS2116.W3 W18
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 207 p. :
      Number of Pages207
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5116888M
      ISBN 100435294709
      LC Control Number74189799

      Not only this, but Dr. Washington Square book daughters marries "very punctually" and the other is engaged just as quickly. She was now a middle-aged woman. Sloper, his daughter, Catherine; Dr. However, the Goetz version does make a few changes to the story and to the character of Catherine, making her angry enough to refuse to see her father on his deathbed, and clever enough to devise a ruse to revenge herself on Morris. Structure[ edit ] The novel is told from first person in omniscient point of view, and the narrator often offers his comments directly to the reader "though it is an awkward confession to make about one's heroine, I must add she was something of a glutton", Chapter II The novel begins at a distance from the characters, describing the background of the Sloper' family.

      Most recently updated: January 28, Consequently, Catherine becomes drawn to the Washington Square book suitor and readily accepts his proposal. It is from Lavinia that Catherine and Morris have learned much of what they know of each other. A Court in Germany ordered that access to certain items in the Project Gutenberg collection are blocked from Germany. Obtaining Overall Story Cost Morris Townsend loses an heiress; Catherine loses her heart to Morris; Catherine loses respect for her father; and so forth.

      Penniman, to stay with him. Sloper's two sisters: Mrs. All IP addresses in Germany are blocked. Sloper becomes aware that his daughter is not only unattractive, but that she lacks the intelligence of her mother and himself.


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However, tragedy strikes when that son dies a few years later. Major themes[ edit ] The bitterest irony in the story is that Dr. At Marian's engagement party, Catherine meets Morris Townsenda smooth-talking and very good looking young man.

Analysis Of The Book ' Washington Square ' By Henry James

Sloper's sister, Mrs. Catherine went on with growing vehemence, Washington Square book out, in her bitterness and in the clairvoyance of her passion which suddenly, jumping all processes, made her judge her aunt finally Washington Square book without appealthe uneasiness which had lain for so many months upon her heart.

Within this chapter he goes over the role that Catherine plays in the story. The review of this Book prepared by Suze In Washington Square, Henry James put his awesome powers of psychological examination into service to portray the effect of a wise, but hard-hearted father on his sensitive and naive daughter.

Penniman and Mrs. The daughter is named Catherine, after her mother, but in Dr. The outside observer would be wrong. Or, clearing the history of your visits to the site. Sloper eventually came to an unspoken agreement, by which she remained in her brother's house and took charge of Catherine's education and development into a young woman of refinement.

When he breaks off their engagement in a cruel way, Dr. Penniman is not Dr. Townsend, a member of the stockbroker's family, attends the party and expresses a healthy interest in Catherine.

It all depends on your will. Sloper we would expect the very pinnacle of goodness. Sevilla Dr.

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