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Dubliners, A Longman Cultural Edition / Edition 1
     

Dubliners, A Longman Cultural Edition / Edition 1

by Sean Latham
 

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ISBN-10: 0205537367

ISBN-13: 9780205537365

Pub. Date: 03/04/2010

Publisher: Pearson

Affordably priced, Longman Cultural Editions present classic works in provocative and illuminating contexts-cultural, critical, and literary. Each Longman Cultural Edition consists of the complete text of a key literary work, supplemented by helpful annotations and followed by contextual materials that reveal the conversations and controversies of its historical

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Affordably priced, Longman Cultural Editions present classic works in provocative and illuminating contexts-cultural, critical, and literary. Each Longman Cultural Edition consists of the complete text of a key literary work, supplemented by helpful annotations and followed by contextual materials that reveal the conversations and controversies of its historical moment.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780205537365
Publisher:
Pearson
Publication date:
03/04/2010
Series:
Longman Cultural Editions Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
320
Sales rank:
1,292,940
Product dimensions:
5.40(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.50(d)

Table of Contents

List of Illustrations viii

About Longman Cultural Editions ix

About this Edition x

Introduction xiii

Illustration: James Joyce, 1904 xviii

Table of Dates xix

Dubliners 1

The Sisters 2

An Encounter 11

Araby 20

Eveline 27

After the Race 32

Two Gallants 38

The Boarding House 49

A Little Cloud 57

Counterparts 72

Clay 83

A Painful Case 90

Ivy Day in the Committee Room 100

A Mother 117

Grace 129

The Dead 152

Contexts 193

Life in Edwardian Dublin 194

Currency 194

Incomes and Living Expenses 194

Pubs 196

The Catholic Church 197

Home Rule and Empire 199

Parnell's Speech Delivered in Cork, from the Cork Examiner, January 22, 1885 Charles Stuart 200

From A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man (1916) James Joyce 203

The Irish Revival 212

From W. B. Yeats The Celtic Twilight (1893) 214

The Hosting of the Sidhe 214

This Book 215

A Teller of Tales 215

Belief and Unbelief 217

Illustration: First Program of the Irish National Theatre Society (1904) 218

Douglas Hyde's Speech, "The Necessity for De-Anglicising Ireland" (1892) 219

"Political and Intellectual Freedom" (1904) Frederick Ryan 224

"The Soul of Ireland" (1903) James Joyce 229

After the Famine: Emigration and Exile 232

"More Starvation" from the Cork Examiner (1846) 233

"The Depopulation of Ireland" from The Illustrated London News (1851) 234

Illustration: The Deserted Village of Moveen, London Illustrated News, December 22, 1849 236

Illustration: Population of Ireland (Republic), 1841-1946 236

"The Double Leak," from Ireland at the Cross Roads (1903) Filson Young 237

Composition, Publication, Early Reviews 243

Order of Composition 243

Publication and Reception 244

"A Curious History" (1913) James Joyce 245

Unsigned Review of Dubliners from The Times Literary Supplement (1914) 248

"Dubliners and Mr. James Joyce," from The Egoist (1914) Ezra Pound 249

The Stories in Context 253

The Sisters 253

Report of the Metropolitan Commissioners in Lunacy (1844) 257

An Encounter 258

Illustration: Cover from Pluck 259

Araby 259

Araby Catalog (1894) 259

"Araby's Daughter" (1817) Thomas Moore 260

"I'll Sing Thee Songs of Araby" (1877) 262

"An Arab's Farewell to his Steed" (1869) Caroline Norton 262

Eveline 264

The Twelve Promises of the Sacred Heart of Jesus as Given to Blessed Margaret Mary Alacoque 264

"Come with the Gypsy Bride" (1843) 265

"The Lass That Loves a Sailor" (1803) Charles Dibdin 265

Illustration: "The Second Meeting," from Clifford G. Roe, Horrors of the White Slave Trade: The Mighty Crusade to Protect the Purity of Our Homes (1911) 266

After the Race 267

"Motor Race," from the Leicester Leader (1903) 267

"The Motor Derby: Interview with a French Champion," from the Irish Times (1903) James Joyce 268

The Boarding House 270

"A Dublin Boarding House," from Personal Sketches and Recollections of His Own Times (1827) Jonah Barrington 270

"I'm a Naughty Girl" (1898) 272

A Little Cloud 274

"On the Death of a Young Lady, Cousin to the Author and Very Dear to Him" (1802) Lord Byron 274

Clay 275

"I Dreamt I Dwelt in Marble Halls" (1843) 275

A Painful Case 275

Friedrich Nietzsche, from Thus Spake Zarathustra: A Book for All and None (trans. Alexander, Tille 1896) 276

Ivy Day in the Committee Room 278

A Mother 278

Grace 278

Dante Alighieri, from The Inferno, Canto III (trans. Ichabod Charles Wright, 1833), lines 1-18 279

The Deharbe Catechism 279

"Parable of the Unjust Steward," Luke 16: 1-10 279

The Dead 280

"Arrayed for the Bridal" (1835) 280

"The Lass of Aughrim" 281

"O Ye Dead" Thomas Moore 282

Further Reading, Viewing, Listening 283

Credits 288

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