Demography in The Portrait of a Lady

  • Andrew Cutting


None of my deaths is a statistic. This motto evokes James’s authorial pride in the sophistication of his fiction, and also an assertion of human freedom and social privilege made by his novels and tales in the face of the social sciences that emerged during his lifetime.


Nineteenth Century American Woman Marriage Market Statistical Thinking Social Privilege 
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