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Alice James : a biography

Print Book, English, ©2011
New York Review Books, New York, ©2011
Biography
xix, 367 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 21 cm.
9781590174531, 1590174534
699764112
An accidental child
Divine maternity and a Calvinist God
Natives of the family
A sensuous education
Civil War
A feminine age
Bostonians
Nerves
Breakdown
Trying to idle
A grand tour
Love and work
Dark waters
Gains and losses
Alone
The wider sphere of reference
Peculiar intense and interesting affections
A London life
A voice of one's own
Divine cessation
Afterword: the diary
Originally published: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, ©1980