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The Resource Alice in Jamesland : the story of Alice Howe Gibbens James, Susan E. Gunter

Alice in Jamesland : the story of Alice Howe Gibbens James, Susan E. Gunter

Label
Alice in Jamesland : the story of Alice Howe Gibbens James
Title
Alice in Jamesland
Title remainder
the story of Alice Howe Gibbens James
Statement of responsibility
Susan E. Gunter
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Alice in Jamesland, the first biography of Alice Howe Gibbens James?wife of the psychologist and philosopher William James, and sister-in-law of novelist Henry James?was made possible by the rediscovery of hundreds of her letters and papers thought to be destroyed in the 1960s. Encompassing European travel, Civil War profiteering, suicide, a stormy courtship, séances, psychedelic mushrooms, the death of a child, and an enduring love story, Alice in Jamesland is a portrait of a nineteenth-century upper-middle-class marriage, told often through Alice?s own letters and made all the more dynamic b
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gunter, Susan E.
Dewey number
  • 973.8092
  • B
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
CT275.J2915
LC item number
G86 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • James, Alice Howe Gibbens
  • James, Henry
  • James, William
  • James family
  • James, Alice Howe Gibbens
  • James, William
  • Sisters-in-law
  • Spouses
  • Women
  • United States
  • James, Alice Howe Gibbens
  • James family
  • James, Henry
  • James, William
  • James, Alice Howe Gibbens
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • HISTORY
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • Families
  • Marriage
  • Sisters-in-law
  • Spouses
  • Women
  • United States
Label
Alice in Jamesland : the story of Alice Howe Gibbens James, Susan E. Gunter
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 333-405) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Stirrings -- New ventures -- He loves me, he loves me not -- Alice in Jamesland -- The grief child -- New directions -- 95 Irving Street and beyond -- On sabbatical -- The will to endure -- To bad Nauheim -- Mendings -- A form of use -- The lull before the storm -- Summer's end -- Last things -- The philosopher's widow -- Passages -- Living option
Control code
316764800
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 422 pages, 20 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780803222755
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1dgkxwq
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)316764800
Label
Alice in Jamesland : the story of Alice Howe Gibbens James, Susan E. Gunter
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 333-405) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Stirrings -- New ventures -- He loves me, he loves me not -- Alice in Jamesland -- The grief child -- New directions -- 95 Irving Street and beyond -- On sabbatical -- The will to endure -- To bad Nauheim -- Mendings -- A form of use -- The lull before the storm -- Summer's end -- Last things -- The philosopher's widow -- Passages -- Living option
Control code
316764800
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 422 pages, 20 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780803222755
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1dgkxwq
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)316764800

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