James Joyce: A Literary Life

James Joyce: A Literary Life

by Morris Beja


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James Joyce: A Literary Life by Morris Beja

This series of books offers accounts of the literary careers of widely read British and Irish authors. Volumes follow the outline of the writers' working lives tracing the professional, publishing and social contexts which shaped their writing. This book is about the Irish author James Joyce.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780333487372
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan UK
Publication date: 06/30/1992
Series: Literary Lives Series
Edition description: 1992
Pages: 150
Product dimensions: 5.51(w) x 8.50(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Preface: Imagination as Memory - Acknowledgements - As All of Dublin: The Years of Youth, 1882-1904 - Standing by the Door: The Early Work - The Curve of an Emotion: The Years of the Portrait, 1904-1914 - A Touch of the Artist: The Years of Ulysses, 1914-1922 - Work in Progress: The Years of Finnegans Wake, 1922-1941 - Appendix: The Joyce Family - Notes - Works Cited and Selected Bibliography - Index

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Hugh Kunner

Finally, a biography of Joyce that keeps the stress on why his life is worth our attention…
—Hugh Kunner

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