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Toibin Tells Henry James' Story in 'The Master'

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Toibin Tells Henry James' Story in 'The Master'

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Toibin Tells Henry James' Story in 'The Master'

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Irish writer Colm Toibin's new novel imagines the interior life of famed American novelist Henry James.

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James burned his personal papers before his death in 1916 in an attempt to keep his private life private. Tom Vitale reports.

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