James Joyce

James Joyce

by James Joyce
     
 

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The Portable James Joyce, edited and with an introduction by Harry Levin, includes four of the six books on which Joyce's astonishing reputatuion is founded: A Portrait of the Artist As a Young Man; his Collected Poems(including Chamber Music); Exiles, Joyce's only drama; and his volume of short stories, >Dubliners. In addition,See more details below

Overview

The Portable James Joyce, edited and with an introduction by Harry Levin, includes four of the six books on which Joyce's astonishing reputatuion is founded: A Portrait of the Artist As a Young Man; his Collected Poems(including Chamber Music); Exiles, Joyce's only drama; and his volume of short stories, >Dubliners. In addition, there is a generous sampling from Ulysses and Finnegans Wake, including the famous "Anna Livia Plurabelle" episode.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780670010301
Publisher:
Penguin Group (USA) Incorporated
Publication date:
01/07/1966
Series:
Viking Portable Library Series
Product dimensions:
20.00(w) x 20.00(h) x 20.00(d)

Meet the Author

You know an author is powerful when his name becomes a literary adjective; and "Joycean" is regularly applied to the countless writers James Joyce has influenced as one of the 20th century's greatest writers. His flowing, sometimes musical, often challenging prose -- most famously in the epic Ulysses -- has provoked and inspired readers.

Brief Biography

Date of Birth:
February 2, 1882
Date of Death:
January 13, 1941
Place of Birth:
Dublin, Ireland
Place of Death:
Zurich, Switzerland
Education:
B.A., University College, Dublin, 1902
Website:
http://www.jamesjoyce.ie

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