The Beast in the Jungle, by Henry James, Allen Press (1963)

Henry James wrote the novella The Beast in the Jungle in 1903. First published as part of a collection called  The Better Sort, The Beast in the Jungle came to be considered one of his best works. In the preface to this edition, Clifton Fadiman agrees and expands on why: “For me this is the best of James’s shorter fictions, combining the utmost concentration of effect with … Continue reading The Beast in the Jungle, by Henry James, Allen Press (1963)