Book Condition: Fine+ in Fine+ dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Publisher: New York: HarperCollinsPublishers, 1995.
A handsome first edition/first printing in Very Fine condition in Very Fine dust-jacket. Signed by author Sue Miller directly on the title page.
The Distinguished Guest is a historical novel about the life of Henry James, set in the years leading up to and including the publication of The Ambassadors. It tells the story of James's interactions with a series of extraordinary people, from the Duke and Duchess of Marlborough to the poet Emily Dickinson.
Sue Miller has written a novel that is both fascinating and enjoyable. The Distinguished Guest is a compelling read and provides a unique look into the life of Henry James.; 8vo; Signed by Author.