Green Mansions: A Romance of the Tropical Forest

TitleGreen Mansions: A Romance of the Tropical Forest
Year for Search1904
AuthorsHudson, W[illiam] H[enry](1841-1922)
Tertiary AuthorsHudson, W. H.
Date Published1904
PublisherDuckworth
Place PublishedLondon
KeywordsArgentinian author, English author, Male author
Annotation

A love story set in the tropical  forest  of  South America , with, for a time, the forest providing its Adam and Eve with an idyllic existence. The author was born in Argentina and immigrated to England in 1874.

Additional Publishers

Rpt. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1916 with a “Foreword” by John Galsworthy (vii-xvi). Rpt. with illus. by Keith Henderson. London: Duckworth, 1926. Rpt. with illus. by Edward A. Wilson and an “Introduction” by William Beere (vii-x). New York: Limited Editions Club, 1935; with illus. by E. McKnight Kauffer New York: Random House, 1944; London: Guild Books, 1950; London: Collins, 1957 with an “Introduction” by H. E. Bates (11-16); New York: AMS Press, 1968 with A Note on Hudson’s Romances” by Edward Garnett (v-ix); and New York: Dover, 1989; with Paintings and Drawings by Horacio Butler. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1959. Also rpt. without the subtitle Mount Vernon, VA: Peter Pauper Press, 1943; with the subtitle With illustrations reproducing drawings for early editions and photographs of contemporary scenes together with an introductory biographical sketch of the author and anecdotal captions by Edwin Way Teale. New York: Dodd, Mead, 1949; with the subtitle on the cover but not the title page London: Robin Clark, 1990; and without the subtitle ed. Ian Duncan. Oxford, Eng.: Oxford University Press, 1998.

Info Notes

Film directed by Mel Ferrer (1959).

Illustration

Rpt. with illustrations by Keith Henderson. London: Duckworth, 1926.  Rpt. with Paintings and Drawings by Horacio Butler. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1959

Holding Institutions

DLC, L. PSt

Author Note

The author (1841-1922) was born in Argentina and immigrated to England in 1874.

Full Text

1904 Hudson, W[illiam] H[enry] (1841-1922). Green Mansions: A Romance of the Tropical Forest. London: Duckworth. Rpt. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1916 with a “Foreword” by John Galsworthy (vii-xvi). Rpt. with illus. by Keith Henderson. London: Duckworth, 1926. Rpt. with illus. by Edward A. Wilson and an “Introduction” by William Beere (vii-x). New York: Limited Editions Club, 1935; with illus. by E. McKnight Kauffer New York: Random House, 1944; London: Guild Books, 1950; London: Collins, 1957 with an “Introduction” by H. E. Bates (11-16); New York: AMS Press, 1968 with A Note on Hudson’s Romances” by Edward Garnett (v-ix); and New York: Dover, 1989; with Paintings and Drawings by Horacio Butler. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1959. Also rpt. without the subtitle Mount Vernon, VA: Peter Pauper Press, 1943; with the subtitle With illustrations reproducing drawings for early editions and photographs of contemporary scenes together with an introductory biographical sketch of the author and anecdotal captions by Edwin Way Teale. New York: Dodd, Mead, 1949; with the subtitle on the cover but not the title page London: Robin Clark, 1990; and without the subtitle ed. Ian Duncan. Oxford, Eng.: Oxford University Press, 1998. Film directed by Mel Ferrer (1959). DLC, L, PSt

A love story set in the tropical forest of South America, with, for a time, the forest providing its Adam and Eve with an idyllic existence. The author was born in Argentina and immigrated to England in 1874.