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Guardian & Observer reviews
A remarkable novel about Henry James, the American novelist and a connoisseur of exile. "Colm Toibin takes us almost shockingly close to the soul of Henry James and, by extension, to the mystery of art itself. It is a remarkable, utterly original book" Michael Cunningham, author of "The Hours"
Shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize 2004, a remarkable novel about Henry James, the American-born novelist and a connoisseur of exile.