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Category Archives: Henry James

The Beast in the Jungle

Author: Henry James First published: 1903, by Methuen (London) and Charles Scribner’s Sons (New York) What is it? In this masterpiece of suspense, Henry James, true to form, withholds the answer while driving us ever increasingly toward it. John Marcher is a bachelor, haunted by something he cannot name, consumed by the horrible idea that someday—something—will happen […]