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The Venetian Hours of Henry James, Whistler, and Sargent

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Hardcover, 179 pages
Published September 1st 1991 by Little Brown and Company
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Peter Schmidt
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"Venice has been painted and described many thousands of times, and of all the cities of the world is the easiest to visit without going there." — Henry James, from the opening to his Italian Hours. But if you would like to encounter a different, deeper Venice, this is a book for you.

A deeply shadowed appreciation of Venice in all its melancholy glory, as seen through the eyes of the great American expatriates James McNeill Whistler, John Singer Sargent, and Henry James. The fruitful rivalry bet
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