"Henry James's late novels and can quote a passage from The Golden Bowl"

 Henry James (1843-1916) was a noted American essayist, critic, and author of the realism movement, who became a British citizen and spent the last 40 years of his life in England.

The Golden Bowl (1904) details a complex father-daughter relationship.

Online Literature: Henry James

The Ladder: A Henry James Website

Google Books: The Golden Bowl