skip to content
The dead Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The dead

Author: James Joyce
Publisher: Brooklyn, N.Y. : Melville House Pub., 1914
Series: Art of the novella.; Melville House classics.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
He asked himself what is a woman standing on the stairs in the shadow, listening to distant music, a symbol of. Often cited as the best work of short fiction ever written, Joyce's elegant story details a New Year's Eve gathering in Dublin that is so evocative and beautiful that it prompts the protagonist's wife to make a shocking revelation to her husband--closing the story with an emotionally powerful epiphany that  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Christmas stories
Domestic fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Joyce
ISBN: 9780974960906 097496090X
OCLC Number: 56753411
Notes: "The dead was first published in the collection Dubliners in 1914"--T.p. verso.
Description: 64 p. ; 18 cm.
Series Title: Art of the novella.; Melville House classics.
Responsibility: James Joyce.
More information:

Abstract:

He asked himself what is a woman standing on the stairs in the shadow, listening to distant music, a symbol of. Often cited as the best work of short fiction ever written, Joyce's elegant story details a New Year's Eve gathering in Dublin that is so evocative and beautiful that it prompts the protagonist's wife to make a shocking revelation to her husband--closing the story with an emotionally powerful epiphany that is unsurpassed in modern literature.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/56753411>
library:oclcnum"56753411"
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
owl:sameAs<info:oclcnum/56753411>
rdf:typeschema:Book
rdfs:seeAlso
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:author
schema:datePublished"2004"
schema:datePublished"1914"
schema:description"He asked himself what is a woman standing on the stairs in the shadow, listening to distant music, a symbol of. Often cited as the best work of short fiction ever written, Joyce's elegant story details a New Year's Eve gathering in Dublin that is so evocative and beautiful that it prompts the protagonist's wife to make a shocking revelation to her husband--closing the story with an emotionally powerful epiphany that is unsurpassed in modern literature."
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/319584>
schema:genre"Domestic fiction"
schema:genre"Fiction"
schema:genre"Christmas stories"
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:name"The dead"
schema:numberOfPages"64"
schema:publisher
schema:workExample
schema:workExample

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.