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Dubliners

Author: James Joyce
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : [Empire Books], [2011]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Dubliners is a realistic and unique perspective on Irish middle-class life in the early 20th century, offering a depth of honesty and firsthand experience absent from the history books. Through these stories, Joyce explores much more than a historical representation of Irish life, however. His skill at transforming the human experience into narrative form gives the characters in these short tales a life that  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Joyce
ISBN: 9781619490239 1619490234
OCLC Number: 801500389
Description: 240 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Sisters --
An encounter --
Araby --
Eveline --
After the race --
Two gallants --
The boarding house --
A little cloud --
Counterparts --
Clay --
A painful case --
Ivy day in the committee room --
A mother --
Grace --
The dead --
Chamber music.
Responsibility: James Joyce.

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"Dubliners is a realistic and unique perspective on Irish middle-class life in the early 20th century, offering a depth of honesty and firsthand experience absent from the history books. Through these stories, Joyce explores much more than a historical representation of Irish life, however. His skill at transforming the human experience into narrative form gives the characters in these short tales a life that transcends their time and place."--Page 4 of cover.

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