Marriage and the New Woman in The Portrait of a Lady.

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      Explores the concept of marriage and status of women in the novel 'The Portrait of a Lady' by Henry James, an American expatriate writer, whose masterly fiction jutaxposed American innocence and European experiences and whose themes define the impact of European culture on Americans traveling or living abroad. Henry James Sr.'s opposition to the ethical status of divorce; James' portrayal of social responsibilities of marriage.