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James Joyce (Author), Jeri Johnson, Askews & Holts Library Services (Issuing body)
Ulysses, one of the greatest novels of the twentieth century, has had a profound influence on modern fiction. In a series of episodes covering the course of a single day, 16 June 1904, the novel traces the movements of Leopold Bloom and Stephen Dedalus through the streets of Dublin. Each episode has its own literary style, and the epic journey of Odysseus is only one of many correspondencies that add layers of meaning to the text. Ulysses has been the subject of controversy since copies of the first English edition were burned by the New York Post Office Authorities. Today critical interest cen
eBook, English, 2008
Oxford University Press, Oxford, 2008
Experimental fiction
1 online resource (lxix, 980 pages) : map
9780191623493, 9780199535675, 9780191623042, 0191623490, 0199535671, 0191623040
Print version:
Cover; Contents; Map: Dublin c. 1904; Abbreviations; Introduction; Composition and Publication History; Select Bibliography; A Chronology of James Joyce; ULYSSES; Appendix A: The Gilbert and Linati Schemata; Appendix B: Ulysses: Serialization and Editions; Appendix C: Errata; Explanatory Notes