Henry James letters to George Walter Prothero
Letters from American writer Henry James Jr. to his neighbor, George Prothero.
Language of Materials
Collection materials are in English.
Conditions Governing Access
There are no restrictions on physical access to this material.
Extent1 linear feet (2 boxes)
Includes letters to Fanny Prothero from Margaret James (1914), and letters from Alice Howe Gibbens James to the Protheros (1916).
Biographical / Historical
Henry James was an American novelist, short story writer, critic and dramatist. George Prothero was a professor, editor, and publisher, and he and James were neighbors in Rye. His wife was Lady Margaret (Fanny) Butcher Prothero, also a friend of Henry James.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
*58M-51. Gift of C.W. (Charles William) Crawley; received: 1958.
- James, Henry, 1843-1916. Henry James letters to George Walter Prothero: Guide.
- Houghton Library, Harvard College Library
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