A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
by James Joyce
Publisher: B. W. Huebsch 1916
Number of pages: 218
Joyce's semi-autobiographical first novel follows Stephen Dedalus, a sensitive and creative youth who rebels against his family, his education, and his country by committing himself to the artist's life. Considered by many the greatest bildungsroman in the English language.
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by James Joyce - Project Gutenberg
The first edition of Ulysses was burned by the New York Post Office Authorities. It was labeled blasphemous, dirty and unreadable. To this day Ulysses remains the masterpiece, in which Joyce takes both vulgarity and lyricism to splendid extremes.
by James Joyce - Jonathan Cape
Richard Rowan is an Irish writer who feels estranged from Irish society when he returns to Dublin. Focusing on the love entanglements between Rowan, Bertha and his friends, the story is requisite reading for devotees of this brilliant author.
by James Joyce - B.W. Huebsch
The book of short stories which describe brief scenes in the life of residents of Dublin at the beginning of the 20th century. The characters do not know each other, but their experiences often overlap. Their tragedies mirror that of Ireland.