Daisy Miller & Turn of the Screw
NoteseBook - 1965
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CliffsNotes on Daisy Miller & Turn of the Screw takes you into two of Henry James' classic works, one that centers on a pretty, spontaneous American girl traveling abroad and the other about the haunting of a governess in charge of two orphans.
Following the stories of young travelers who venture beyond their native United States, this study guide explores James' special brand of realism. Profiles of the author's life, background, and style allow a glimpse into his frequent focus — the differences between American innocence and European sophistication. Other features that help you figure out this important work include
- Character descriptions and plot summaries for each novel
- Summaries and commentaries for both books
- Essays on James' techniques and contributions to the art of fiction
- Review questions for each of the two works
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