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Henry james, (born april 15, 1843, new york, new york, us—died february 28 , 1916, london, england), american novelist and, as a naturalized english. Cambridge core - american studies - henry james in context - edited by david mcwhirter. Henry james biography of henry james and a searchable collection of works.