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American Literature (1 June 2007) 79 (2): 307–333.
Published: 01 June 2007
... business urgently needs to improve its marketing. The success of the business established by Chad Newsome’s deceased father originally depended on the quality of the manufactured product. As Lambert Strether explains to his friend Miss Gostrey, the famously unspeci- fied commodity the...
American Literature (1 March 2005) 77 (1): 188–189.
Published: 01 March 2005
..., Gabriel Nash (TheTragicMuse), Peter Quint (The Turn of the Screw), and Lambert Strether (The Ambassadors), among others. In these characters Haralson ﬁnds James exploring ideas about identity, artistry, and the marketplace as well as confronting the ﬁgure of Oscar Wilde, whose work, public career, and...
American Literature (1 June 2003) 75 (2): 438–439.
Published: 01 June 2003
...- tion, particularly The Ambassadors. Berman argues that Lambert] Strether’s narrative creates a sense of identity, understanding, and connection based in an essential incompleteness and fragmentation, yet ﬁrmly grounded in...
American Literature (1 March 2002) 74 (1): 111–137.
Published: 01 March 2002
American Literature (1 December 2015) 87 (4): 769–798.
Published: 01 December 2015
... adapting a novelistic forebear. In The Talented Mr. Ripley (1955), for instance, Herbert Greenleaf notes that his proposition to Tom Ripley is not unlike the one that Lambert Strether receives in Henry James’s The Ambassadors (1903). In contrast to this conspicu- ous foregrounding of her debts...