The Lesson of the Master

The Lesson of the Master

by Henry James
     
 

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He had been told the ladies were at church, but this was corrected by what he saw from the top of the steps-they descended from a great height in two arms, with a circular sweep of the most charming effect-at the threshold of the door which, from the long bright gallery, overlooked the immense lawn. Three gentlemen, on the grass, at a distance, sat under the great… See more details below

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He had been told the ladies were at church, but this was corrected by what he saw from the top of the steps-they descended from a great height in two arms, with a circular sweep of the most charming effect-at the threshold of the door which, from the long bright gallery, overlooked the immense lawn. Three gentlemen, on the grass, at a distance, sat under the great trees, while the fourth figure showed a crimson dress that told as a "bit of colour" amid the fresh rich green.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781843911555
Publisher:
Hesperus Press
Publication date:
12/01/2007
Series:
Hesperus Classics
Pages:
122
Sales rank:
1,423,430
Product dimensions:
5.00(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.39(d)

Meet the Author

Brief Biography

Date of Birth:
April 15, 1843
Date of Death:
February 28, 1916
Place of Birth:
New York, New York
Place of Death:
London, England
Education:
Attended school in France and Switzerland; Harvard Law School, 1862-63

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