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9 Best Henry James Books of All Time

Our goal: Find what the internet ranks as the best Henry James books (instead of one person's opinion).

    Our process:
  1. Search for "best henry james books" and study the top 5 articles.
  2. Add only the books mentioned 2+ times.
  3. Rank the results neatly for you here! 😊
    (This took a long time, but we do the research so you don't have to!)

(Updated 2023)

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    The Golden Bowl

    Henry James

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    The Bostonians

    Henry James

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    The Ambassadors

    Henry James

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    Daisy Miller

    Henry James

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    The Tragic Muse

    Henry James


  • How was this Henry James books list created?

    We searched for "best Henry James books", found the top 5 articles, took every book mentioned in 2+ articles, and averaged their rankings.

  • How many Henry James books are in this list?

    There are 9 books in this list.

  • Why did you create this Henry James books list?

    We wanted to gather the most accurate list of Henry James books on the internet.

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