Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man, A: Literary Touchstone Classic (Google eBook)

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Prestwick House Inc, 2007 - Artists - 229 pages
294 Reviews
Describes the early life of Stephen Dedalus: significant memories from infancy, schooldays, family life, his first taste of sin, guilt, repentance-- and his passage to freedom as he elects to leave Ireland forever.
  

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Amazing style and prose, as well as substance. - Goodreads
He is not easy to read. - Goodreads
He's a great writer. - Goodreads
Good portrayal of what Catholic indoctrination does. - Goodreads
The writing was amazing. - Goodreads
It works better as poetry and not prose. - Goodreads

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It's been many years since I last read Joyce and I realized I had been remiss in not reading this one sooner. Now that I have read it I am trying to figure out why it's considered his best. This books ... Read full review

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This time, instead of doing a cut-and-paste review, and instead of trying to cobble together a complete and well-structured review somehow, I'll go for the third option. Here are links to the relevant ... Read full review

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Contents

Chapter I
11
Chapter II
51
Chapter III
83
Chapter IV
117
Chapter V
137
Glossary
197
Vocabulary
209
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