We cannot verify your location
Browse Book and Journal Content on Project MUSE

  Volume 7, Number 2-3, Winter-Spring 1986

Table of Contents

New Essays on The Portrait of a Lady

Edited and introduced by Daniel Mark Fogel

Framing James's Portrait: An Introduction

pp. 1-6

Henry James

p. 7

The Myth of America in The Portrait of a Lady

pp. 8-17

A Woman in The Portrait of a Lady

pp. 18-28

Isabel Archer: The Architecture of Consciousness and the International Theme

pp. 29-47

Isabel Archer and the Enclosed Chamber: A Phenomenological Reading

pp. 48-58

Love, Marriage, and Divorce: The Matter of Sexuality in The Portrait of a Lady

pp. 59-71

Ut Pictura Poesis: The Making Of a Lady

pp. 72-85

The Political Context of The Portrait of a Lady

pp. 86-104

Visions and Revisions: The Past Rewritten

pp. 105-116

The Enigma of Serena Merle

pp. 117-123

Americans in European Gardens

pp. 124-130

Isabel Archer Figures in Some Early Stories of Henry James

pp. 131-139

"In the Dusky, Crowded, Heterogeneous Back-Shop of the Mind": The Iconography of The Portrait of a Lady

pp. 140-157

The Early Critical Reception of The Portrait of a Lady (1881-1916)

pp. 158-163

Henry James's The Portrait of a Lady: A Bibliography of Primary Material and Annotated Criticism

pp. 164-195

Research Areas


  • You have access to this content
  • Free sample
  • Open Access
  • Restricted Access