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Author: James Joyce
Publisher: Brooklyn, N.Y. : Melville House Pub., 1914
Series: Art of the novella.; Melville House classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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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...
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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"--Title page verso.
Description: 64 pages ; 18 cm.
Series Title: Art of the novella.; Melville House classics.
Responsibility: James Joyce.
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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.

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