Modern Classics Ulysses Annotated Student's Edition by James JoyceModern Classics Ulysses Annotated Student's Edition by James Joyce

Modern Classics Ulysses Annotated Student's Edition

byJames Joyce

Paperback | December 27, 2011

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For Joyce, literature 'is the eternal affirmation of the spirit of man'. Written between 1914 and 1921, Ulysses has survived bowdlerization, legal action and bitter controversy. An undisputed modernist classic, its ceaseless verbal inventiveness and astonishing wide-ranging allusions confirms its standing as an imperishable monument to the human condition. Declan Kiberd says in his introduction that Ulysses is 'an endlessly open book of utopian epiphanies. It holds a mirror up to the colonial capital that was Dublin on 16 June 1904, but it also offers redemptive glimpses of a future world which might be made over in terms of those utopian moments.' This Annotated Student Edition has full explanatory notes and line numbers for critical reference.
James Joyce was born in Dublin on 2 February 1882, the eldest of ten children in a family which, after brief prosperity, collapsed into poverty. He was none the less educated at the best Jesuit schools and then at University College, Dublin, and displayed considerable academic and literary ability. Although he spent most of his adult l...
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Title:Modern Classics Ulysses Annotated Student's EditionFormat:PaperbackDimensions:1296 pages, 9.16 × 6.01 × 2.26 inPublished:December 27, 2011Publisher:Penguin UkLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0141197412

ISBN - 13:9780141197418

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