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Daisy Miller

Daisy Miller

by Henry James

Analysis: Trivia

Brain Snacks: Tasty Tidbits of Knowledge

In the 1883 dramatic version of the novel, Daisy marries Winterbourne. Um, what?! (Source.)

James himself wasn't a big fan of Daisy Miller. We tend to disagree, but to each his own—especially about his own. (Source.)

The character of Daisy Miller was based, at least in part, on James's real-life cousin Minnie Temple, for whom he had kind of a thing. Yeah. (Source.)

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