By Amy Tucker

The representation of the Master examines the the most important position of the illustrated press within the formation of the examining public and the writing occupation in the course of Henry James's lifetime. The booklet re-examines James's tales, feedback, and shuttle essays in mild of the explosive progress of the journal within the usa and out of the country on the flip of the century. utilizing formerly unpublished archival assets, Amy Tucker delves into James's negotiations with publishers, editors, and literary brokers, in addition to his interactions with many of the celebrated artists who have been assigned to demonstrate his paintings. Reproducing greater than one hundred twenty illustrations, ads, and different pictures that followed James's paintings, this e-book finds the important interaction of observe and photograph that helped outline literary tradition at a second while "popular leisure" and "high artwork" had no longer but long past their separate methods.

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