Henry James's great masterpiece, now in a stunning Penguin clothbound edition designed by the acclaimed Coralie Bickford-Smith.

When Isabel Archer, a beautiful, spirited American, is brought to Europe by her wealthy aunt Touchett, it is expected that she will soon marry. But Isabel, resolved to enjoy her freedom, does not hesitate to turn down two eligible suitors. Then she finds herself irresistibly drawn to Gilbert Osmond. Charming and cultivated, Osmond sees Isabel as a rich prize waiting to be taken. In this portrait of a 'young woman affronting her destiny', Henry James created one of his most magnificent heroines, and a story of intense poignancy.

 

Copy in new condition, though parts of cover illustrations are slightly scuffed.

The Portrait of a Lady, Henry James

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  • ISBN 9780141394664

    Pages: 768

    H: 20cm W: 15cm  D: 4.5cm

    Copy in new condition, though parts of cover illustrations are slightly scuffed.

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