Ulysses

This edition of Ulysses: The Restored Text includes the revisions that Joyce made to the novel during his lifetime.

Ulysses

Ulysses

'It is not that Ulysses excludes us; it is, rather, that it includes us in ways that no other work prepares us for. The question is not 'what is a novel?', but what can a novel be? Ulysses is the answer' Patrick McGuinness from his preface to Ulysses: The Restored Text Initially rejected by several printers in Dublin and London for containing 'obscene' content, Ulysses was first published in book form in a limited-edition printing of 1000 copies by Shakespeare and Company in Paris in 1922. A subsequent printing was impounded by US customs and for a period the novel was famed for its notoriety rather than its literary achievement. Like its author, Ulysses exists in a complicated push-pull relationship with its language - English - and its setting - Ireland. Joyce returns to the themes that had preoccupied him in previous works, including nationalism and empire, religion, identity and sex in a novel which gloriously brings Dublin on June 16th 1904 to the page. This edition of Ulysses: The Restored Text includes the revisions that Joyce made to the novel during his lifetime.

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Ulysses
Language: un
Pages: 592
Authors: James Joyce
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-06-16 - Publisher: Hachette UK

'It is not that Ulysses excludes us; it is, rather, that it includes us in ways that no other work prepares us for. The question is not 'what is a novel?', but what can a novel be? Ulysses is the answer' Patrick McGuinness from his preface to Ulysses: The Restored
James Joyce, Ulysses, and the Construction of Jewish Identity
Language: en
Pages: 324
Authors: Neil R. Davison
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998-09-24 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

'At every turn this superb study introduces fresh perspectives on an important subject.' James Joyce Literary Supplement
James Joyce's Ulysses
Language: en
Pages: 274
Authors: Derek Attridge
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004 - Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

James Joyce's Ulysses is probably the most famous-or notorious-novel published in the twentieth century. Its length and difficulty mean that readers often turn to critical studies to help them in getting the most out of it. But the vast quantity of secondary literature on the book poses problems for readers,
Ulysses and the Metamorphosis of Stephen Dedalus
Language: en
Pages: 222
Authors: Margaret McBride
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher: Bucknell University Press

"This study therefore begins by focusing on the character of Stephen. Stephen is, significantly, a time-obsessed writer who wishes to obtain the time-transcending status of an Ovid or a Homer. When the wider tale is examined in terms of Stephen's ambition, Ulysses emerges as, potentially, a "self-begetting" work - that
Ulysses
Language: un
Pages: 182
Authors: Hugh Kenner
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1987-03 - Publisher: JHU Press

With characteristic flair, Kenner explores the ways James Joyce teaches us to read his novel, moving from the simple to the complex, from the familiar to the strange and new, from the norms of the 19th-century novel to the open forms of modernism.

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