TOP 10 James Portrait deals

  • A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man (Penguin Classics)

    James Joyce's coming-of-age story, a tour de force of style and techniqueThe first, shortest, and most approachable of James Joyce’s novels, A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man portrays the Dublin upbringing of Stephen Dedalus, from his youthful days at Clongowes Wood College to his radical questioning of all convention. In doing so, it provides an oblique self-portrait of the young Joyce [read more]

    • Brand: James Joyce
    • ASIN: 0142437344

  • A Giacometti Portrait

    When we look at a painting hanging on an art gallery wall, we see only what the artist has chosen to disclose--the finished work of art. What remains mysterious is the process of creation itself--the making of the work of art. Everyone who has looked at paintings has wondered about this, and numerous efforts have been made to discover and depict the creative method of important artists. A Giacomet [read more]

    • Brand: James Lord
    • ASIN: 0374515735

  • The Portrait of a Lady (Signet Classics)

    From the author of Daisy Miller, The Wings of the Dove, and The Golden Bowl . . .The heroine of this powerful novel, often considered James’s greatest work, is the spirited young American Isabel Archer. Blessed by nature and fortune, she journeys to Europe to seek the full realization of her potential—or in modern terms, “to find herself”—but what awaits her there may prove to be her und [read more]

    • Brand: James, Henry/ Barreca, Regina (INT)/ Toibin, Colm (AFT)
    • ASIN: 0451530527

  • A Portrait of the Artist As a Young Man

    A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man is the first novel of Irish writer James Joyce. A Künstlerroman in a modernist style, it traces the intellectual and religio-philosophical awakening of young Stephen Dedalus, a fictional alter ego of Joyce and an allusion to Daedalus, the consummate craftsman of Greek mythology. Stephen questions and rebels against the Catholic and Irish conventions under w [read more]

    • Brand: Ingramcontent
    • ASIN: 1503221431

  • A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man

    A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man by James Joyce - it traces the religious and intellectual awakening of Stephen Dedalus, an alter ego of Joyce and an allusion to Daedalus, the consummate craftsman of Greek mythology. Any profits made from the sale of this book will go towards supporting the Freeriver Community project, a project that aims to support community and encourage well-being. To le [read more]

    • ASIN: 1518656684

  • A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man

    A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man is the first novel of Irish writer James Joyce. A Künstlerroman in a modernist style, it traces the religious and intellectual awakening of young Stephen Dedalus, a fictional alter ego of Joyce and an allusion to Daedalus, the consummate craftsman of Greek mythology. Stephen questions and rebels against the Catholic and Irish conventions under which he has [read more]

    • ASIN: 1975813200

  • Charles James: Portrait of an Unreasonable Man: Fame, Fashion, Art

    Inspired by the discovery of long-overlooked interviews conducted just before his death, this is the first biography of the visionary fashion designer Charles James. Christian Dior described him as the inspiration for the “New Look.” Salvador Dalí called his work “soft sculpture,” and Virginia Woolf exclaimed, “He is a genius.” As George Bernard Shaw tells us, only unreasonable men ch [read more]

    • ASIN: 0847861457

  • Portrait of a Novel: Henry James and the Making of an American Masterpiece

    Finalist for the Pulitzer Prize Finalist for National Book Critics Circle Award: Biography One of the Best Books of 2012: The New Yorker, Wall Street Journal, Guardian, The Millions, Kirkus Reviews, Boston Phoenix A revelatory biography of the American master as told through the lens of his greatest novel. Henry James (1843–1916) has had many biographers, but Michael Gorra has taken an original [read more]

    • ASIN: 0871404087

  • The Portrait of a Lady (Penguin Classics)

    Regarded by many as Henry James's finest work, and a lucid tragedy exploring the distance between money and happiness, The Portrait of a Lady contains an introduction by Philip Horne in Penguin Classics. When Isabel Archer, a beautiful, spirited American, is brought to Europe by her wealthy aunt Touchett, it is expected that she will soon marry. But Isabel, resolved to enjoy the freedom that her f [read more]

    • Brand: Penguin Books
    • ASIN: 0141441267

  • Henry James: The Portrait of a Lady

    One of the great heroines of American literature, Isabel Archer, journeys to Europe in order to, as Henry James writes in his 1908 Preface, “affront her destiny.” James began The Portrait of a Lady without a plot or subject, only the slim but provocative notion of a young woman taking control of her fate. The result is a richly imagined study of an American heiress who turns away her suitors i [read more]

    • ASIN: 1535401087