The Beast in the Jungle is a novella written by the famous writer Henry James.
This story treats of loneliness, fate, love and death. The parable of John Marcher and his peculiar destiny has spoken to many readers and induced change in many lives.
John Marcher is reacquainted with May Bartram, a woman he knew ten years earlier while living in southern Italy, who remembers his odd secret: Marcher is seized with the belief that his life is to be defined by some catastrophic or spectacular event, lying in wait for him like a "beast in the jungle".
Will John accept to let this woman be close to him, or will his belief prevail ?
This edition will please all lovers of classic literature.