the Henry James
Tales in collections index
tale :
The altar of the dead
(13100 words, 1895)
sources of the variants
first British book text Terminations / by Henry James. – London : Heinemann, 1895;   pages 201–260
first American book text Terminations / by Henry James. – New York : Harper, 1895;   pages 185–242
New York edition text The novels and tales of Henry James. – New York : Scribner ; London : Macmillan, 1907–1909. – 24 v. – (The New York Edition),   Vol. 17;   pages 3–58
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by which to distinguish the above texts,
please see the relevant table on my page of tales’ variants
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