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bound in green cloth with gilt titles; 8vo; 287 pages; According to the preface, the tales in this volume were first published together in the UK in 1885, although A Landscape Painter had appeared in the Atlantic Monthly magazine in 1866, only the second story James ever published. The story goes that Atlantic Monthly editor W. D. Howells began his long friendship with Henry James after receiving another story here, Poor Richard, and raving about it. Including four longish stories, the title piece, Day of Days, A Most Extraordinary Case, and Poor Richard.