2nd Edition

A Preface to James Joyce Second Edition

By Sydney Bolt Copyright 2001

    This new edition includes material on Joyce's distinctive view of femininity and a greatly expanded treatment of Finnegan's Wake. The first section outlines the biographical and cultural background, the second offers a detailed critical survey of three major works, including Ulysses and Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man, and the third section provides valuable reference material.

    Part 1 The Writer and His Setting; Chapter 1 Biographical background; Chapter 2 Cultural background; Part 2 Critical Survey; Chapter 3 A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man; Chapter 4 Ulysses; Chapter 5 Finnegans Wake; Chapter 6 The modernity of Joyce; Part 3 Reference Section;


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