Il carteggio Aspern e altri racconti italiani (Italian Edition) – Kindle edition by Henry James. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or . Il carteggio Aspern [Henry James] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Esemplare in buone ina brunita ai margini, macchie. Racconti has 3 ratings and 1 review. Eustachio said: Henry James รจ un grande narratore: si fa leggere anche se scrive paragrafi lunghissimi e.

Author: Dashicage Kazimuro
Country: Tajikistan
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Business
Published (Last): 16 June 2010
Pages: 388
PDF File Size: 15.86 Mb
ePub File Size: 6.25 Mb
ISBN: 881-8-32539-683-4
Downloads: 84572
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Kagor

Indeed, a case could be asperh for all three leads using each other, which adds sspern bitter dimension to the tale. Just wanted to share this quote that has as much resonance now, as it did back in There is an ironic, self-aware soap opera technique at work in the novella, with a cliff hanger or shocker at the end of each chapter, a relic I suppose of the way the book was serialized in its initial publication over several months in “The Atlantic.

The Aspern Papers by Henry James

Did I like this book? His imaginative use of point of view, interior monologue and unreliable narrators in his own novels and tales brought a new depth and interest to realistic fiction, and foreshadowed the modernist work of the twentieth century. By contrast James is annoyingly sedate; his narrator is certainly obsessive and imposing and scheming, but all that is gently screened from the reader by the poise and gentlemanliness of the voice James gives him.


Oct 13, Beverly rated it really liked it. She had large eyes which were not bright, and a great deal of hair which was not ‘dressed,’ and long fine hands which were–possibly–not clean. Nov 03, Glenn Russell rated it it was amazing.

For once the book Blurb here on GR does a good job of prefacing this book, so I cartevgio take the time to repeat that. James leaves us no choice but to carry it inside us, be affected by it, with its parables of greed and yearnings, of the suffocation of loss.

The Aspern Papers

People complain about Faulkner sentence structure and length! Product details Paperback Publisher: Retrieved from ” https: There are no discussion topics on this book yet. So che ci saranno altre scoperte, anche se ormai lo conosco bene.

I adore Venice depicted in James’ novella.

Also, literature readers looking for a quick beach read that will still make you look more erudite than Sidney Sheldon, Henry James’ Aspern Papers apern fit the bill. Paperbackpages.

Aug 30, Ben Aseprn rated it really liked it. The former poet’s mistress has turned into a cynical, sarcastic and avaricious old lady, and as for her niece, Miss Tina, well, she’s a bit of a simpleton, albeit an interesting one the narrator nastily describes her as ‘a piece of middle-aged female helplessness’.

Re-reading the story at leisure, I realize cartgegio the story is about much more, all about the treacherous moral ground that a biographer or really any historian treads, invading private lives and exposing cartteggio to the world. A product of his middle period, it doesn’t feature the late-period characteristics with which so many people associate him: The sentences unfurl in a slightly less complicated way, the ideas are more evident, the characters less opaque, their thoughts less interminable.


Not normal English in any modern sense of how you define “normal”.

Il carteggio Aspern

The narrator’s relief that he avoided a misstep by avoiding the truth is almost palpable. Oct 16, Kalliope rated it it was amazing Shelves: I love late James, but there’s also a lot to be said for this sweet spot in the middle period.

In fact, the use of candles and other time indicators aside, one could easily convince me Aspern was recently written by one of today’s better writers. View all 16 comments. Pela arte prosadora de Henry James?

Il carteggio Aspern – Wikipedia

To be completely honest I would not have continued this off and on 5 pages at a time, I must admit if it crateggio been many more pages than the novella length shorty that it is. Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants.

Aug 06, Sketchbook rated it it was amazing. Regardless of the answer, the reading pleasure is not in question; biased though I may be, I would recommend this for anyone who wants to dip their toe into the Henry James oeuvre.