The Ambassadors

Henry James - Author

Adrian Poole - Editor/introduction

Philip Horne - Editor

Adrian Poole - Notes by

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ISBN 9780141441320 | 544 pages | 24 Jun 2008 | Penguin Classics | 5.07 x 7.79in | 18 - AND UP
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An incomparable Henry James’s novel in a new edition

Featuring a new introduction, it is a brilliant and sophisticated satire of manners and morals in the best Jamesian tradition. The Ambassadors is a subtle exploration of American responses to Europe in which a Boston blueblood’s son becomes involved with an unsuitable woman.

“He is as solitary in the history of the novel as Shakespeare in the history of poetry.”
—Graham Greene