The Golden Bowl (Rating: 3.42 - 5511 votes)The Golden Bowl - Read Online or Download The Golden Bowl by Moh Nurrofiq Book For Free. Available forma: PDF, TXT , ePub , PDB , RTF, Audio Books Henry James, Gore Vidal, Patricia Crick full text books
|Title||:||The Golden Bowl|
|Author||:||Henry James, Gore Vidal, Patricia Crick|
|Number of Pages||:||591|
|Category||:||Classics, Fiction, Literature, American|
PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC The Golden Bowl A thing to marvel at a thing to be grateful for A rich American art collector and his daughter Maggie buy in for themselves and to their greater glory a beautiful young wife and noble husband They do not know that Charlotte and Prince Amerigo were formerly lovers nor that on the eve of the Prince s marriage they had discovered in a Bloomsbury antique shop a golden bowl with a secret flaw The superstitious Amerigo fearing for his gilded future refuses to accept it as a wedding gift from Charlotte Don t you think too much of cracks she is later to say to him aren t you too afraid of them I risk the cracks When the golden bowl is broken Maggie must leave the security of her childhood and try to reassemble the pieces of her shattered happiness .
In this the last of his three great poetic masterpieces James combined with a dazzling virtuosity elements of social comedy of mystery terror and myth The Golden Bowl is the most controversial ambiguous and sophisticated of James s novels .
The text of this World s Classics paperback is that of the first English edition James s Preface is included and a new introduction notes and selected variant readings