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The Aspern Papers

Henry James

One of James’s favorite short novels, the Aspern Papers tells of the efforts of the nameless narrator to procure the papers of a famous, but now dead, American poet. His attempts to secure them from the poet’s former lover and her niece, now recluses in Venice, are stymied both by them, and by his own mistakes in his quest.

One of James’s favorite short novels, the Aspern Papers tells of the efforts of the nameless narrator to procure the papers of a famous, but now dead, American poet. His attempts to secure them from the poet’s former lover and her niece, now recluses in Venice, are stymied both by them, and by his own mistakes in his quest.
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Genres:

Fiction

Description:

One of James’s favorite short novels, the Aspern Papers tells of the efforts of the nameless narrator to procure the papers of a famous, but now dead, American poet. His attempts to secure them from the poet’s former lover and her niece, now recluses in Venice, are stymied both by them, and by his own mistakes in his quest.

Language:

English

Narrators:

LibriVox Community

Length:

3h 51m


Chapters

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

20:13


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

16:27


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

20:53


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

22:25


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

26:08


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

31:10


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

22:57


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

28:12


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

43:05