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Portrait of a Lady by Henry James

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Portrait of a Lady
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Publisher: Houghton, Mifflin and Company
ISBN/ASIN: 0451530527
Number of pages: 534

Description:
Spirited, beautiful young American Isabel Archer journeys to Europe to, in modern terms, find herself. But what she finds there may prove to be her undoing, especially when an infinitely sophisticated lady plots against her.

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