Henry James quotes

I confess I live under the blackness of it as under a funeral pall of our murdered civilization.
Letter in August 1914 writing about the outbreak of World War I. James referred to it as "the awful tide of the Great Interruption."

About Henry James

Henry James
Henry James, OM was an American writer who spent most of his writing career in Britain. He is regarded as one of the key figures of 19th-century literary realism. He was the son of Henry James, Sr. and the brother of philosopher and psychologist William James and diarist Alice James. Wikipedia
April 15, 1843, New York City, United States
February 28, 1916, London, England

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