William Wetmore Story and his friends from letters, diaries, and recollections. by Henry James Jr.

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Henry James. Houghton, Mifflin & Company, - Judges. 0 Reviews. Preview this book. A posthumous biography of Wetmore (and his circle), entitled William Wetmore Story and His Friends, was penned by Henry James. Family[edit] His children also pursued artistic careers: Thomas Waldo Story (–) became a sculptor, Julian Russell Story (–) was a successful portrait painter, and Edith Marion (–), the.

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FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. William Wetmore Story was the son of Associate Justice Joseph Story of the U.S. Supreme Court. He earned his undergraduate degree from Harvard in and two years later received a law degree. Story practiced law for about five years and was the author of several legal textbooks, also writing poetry and a biography of his : This chapter focuses on the Life-and-Letters biography William Wetmore Story and His Friends (), a work James reluctantly produced at the request of the subject’s family, with whom he had been on friendly terms for thirty years.

Despite these circumstances, the book’s style suggests that the experience of composing it revealed to James a hitherto unsuspected Author: Oliver Herford. Read this book on Questia. William Wetmore Story and His Friends: From Letters, Diaries, and Recollections by Henry James, | Online Research Library: Questia Read the full-text online edition of William Wetmore Story and His Friends: From Letters, Diaries.

Biography and the Personal Name: William Wetmore Story and His Friends Oliver Herford, University College London I start with the proposal that we may usefully speak of a biography, as well as a novel or story, as having in Jamesian terms its donnée; but we shall have to think a little about what we would mean by this.

William Wetmore Story c. The Angel of Grief by William Wetmore Story is one of the most evocative stone carvings of the late nineteenth century. It became so famous that the term has become synonymous with many grave stones erected in Story’s style. William Wetmore Story. William Wetmore Story was born in in Boston.

WETMORE--William T., of Amenia, NY died with his family by his side on February 4th at Sharon Hospital at the age of A journalist, novelist, and founder of Cascade Mountain Winery and.

Rowe was captivated by the ‘Anglo-Americans in Italy’ scene. He loved Rome and its sumptuous mansions of great provenance, and understood well the inclinations of the wealthy, well-bred sophisticate prepped to be a professional of great distinction but choosing to be an artist instead.

William Wetmore Story was that person. Rowe’s knowledge of him seems. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for William Wetmore Story and His Friends: From Letters, Diaries, and Recollections by Henry James (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at eBay.

Free shipping for many products. University of Texas at Austin, Harry E. Ransom Humanities Research Center, William Wetmore Story Papers § William Wetmore Story, Conversations in a Studio, 2 vols.

(Boston: Houghton, Mifflin, ) § Mary E. Phillips, Reminiscences of William Wetmore Story, The American Sculptor and Author (Chicago: Rand McNally, ), with lists of literary. William Wetmore Story and his friends: from letters, diaries, and recollections / by Henry James.

Other records. On the occasion of Edwin Wetmore's 21st birthday (), his parents, William and Anne, gave him a acre plot of land. Now in the Village of Silver Lake, along an upscale suburban stretch of Kent Road, then it was the farm that helped sustain his family.

InEdwin had already built a 2-story Connecticut style farmhouse on this property. William Wetmore Story, sculptor now remembered as the centre of a circle of literary, theatrical, and social celebrities and for his “Cleopatra.” A description of this work in Nathaniel Hawthorne’s novel The Marble Faun () contributed to its wide popularity in the United States and Great.

The son of US Supreme Court Justice Joseph Story, William Wetmore Story became one of the leading artists of an expatriate colony of American sculptors in Rome during the second half of the 19th century. He specialized in portraits of legendarily troubled women who lived lives of political intrigue and psychological and sexual drama, such as Semiramis (A-B), the.

William Wetmore Story (Febru - October 7, ) was an American sculptor, art critic, poet and editor. Biography William Wetmore Story was the son of jurist Joseph Story and Sarah Waldo (Wetmore) Story. "One of the sisterhood," James continued in William Wetmore Story and His Friends, "was a negress, whose colour, picturesquely contrasting with that of her plastic material, was the pleading agent.

IV. William Wetmore Story 'The Significance of Florence in the Life of William Wetmore Story and his Family'. Kathleen Lawrence, George Washington University 'A Storied Life: Marble Fauns, Angels, and Cemeteries: William Wetmore Story and Friends in Italy'.

Elise Madeleine Ciregna, University of Delaware/ Forest Hills Cemetery. He spent much of his life in England and became a British subject shortly before his death.

He is primarily known for a series of major novels in which he portrayed the Henry James, OM, son of theologian Henry James Sr., brother of the philosopher and psychologist William James and diarist Alice James, was an American-born author, one of the /5.

A posthumous biography of Wetmore (and his circle), entitled William Wetmore Story and His Friends, was penned by Henry James. Family[edit] His children also pursued artistic careers: Thomas Waldo Story (–) became a sculptor, Julian Russell Story (–) was a successful portrait painter, and Edith Marion (–), the Author: Meamar.

Story, William Wetmore (–95) sculptor, poet, lawyer; born in Salem, Mass. (son of Justice Joseph Story). He studied at Harvard, practiced law, and studied sculpture in Italy () before settling there permanently ().

William Wetmore Story (Febru - October 7, ) was an American sculptor, art critic, poet and editor. William Wetmore Story was the son of jurist Joseph Story and Sarah Waldo (Wetmore) Story. He graduated at Harvard College in and at the Harvard Law School incontinued his law studies under his father, was admitted to the Massachusetts.

"Story, William Wetmore," in Encyclopædia Britannica (11th ed., ) " Story, William Wetmore," in The New Student's Reference Work, Chicago: F.E. Compton and Co. () Works by this author published before January 1, are in the public domain worldwide because the author died at least years ago.

See also William Wetmore Story on Wikipedia; and our Encyclopædia Britannica disclaimer. Encyclopædia Britannica, Volume 25 — Story, William Wetmore STORY, WILLIAM WETMORE (–), American sculptor and poet, son of the jurist, Joseph Story, was born at Salem, Massachusetts, on the 12th of February Praising James's biography William Wetmore Story and His Friends, Adams bemoans in a letter that Bostonians of the correspondents' class are ``the same mind.

William Wetmore Story and his friends: from letters, diaries, and recollections. by Henry James, Jr. 17 editions - first published in Read Listen.

William Wetmore Story (–95) As published in The Brownings’ Correspondence, 20, – William W etmore Story was born on 12 February in Salem, Massachusetts, the sixth child and second son of Joseph Story (–) and his second wife Sarah Waldo (née Wetmore, –).

Story’s father was an esteemed jurist, whose numerous writings on. H. James, William Wetmore Story and His Friends: From Letters, Diaries, and Recollections, vol. II,p. Lot Essay With a furrowed brow and the seven soft tresses of her lover at her feet, this brooding, tense and complex composition of Delilah by one of America’s greatest Romantic sculptors encompasses the aura of the ultimate.

Artist. By the time he devoted his energies to sculpting he already had a successful law practice and had published poetry, essays, and the papers of his father, Supreme Court Justice Joseph Story.

One of his finest pieces of sculpture is Angel Of Grief, the tomb of his wife Emelyn. Others are Cleopatra, Semiramis, Burial: Campo Cestio, Rome, Città Metropolitana. Thomas R. Lounsbury, ed. (–). Yale Book of American Verse. William Wetmore Story. – In the Rain. Conversations in a studio / by William Wetmore Story.

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