Results 1-10 of 17

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - AyeshaF - LibraryThing

I have not come across a book like Ulysses ever, it seems to have been written for the purpose of torture and some parts of the the book really live up to that expectation. I've read parts of it, i ... Read full review

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - AlCracka - LibraryThing

Ahhhhhhh fuck this book. I will return to you when I'm more educated or masochistic. I made it to page 250! So that's...like, I'd be done, if this was Finnegan's Wake! Read full review

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - libraryhermit - LibraryThing

Read this in my very early 20s, having only read A Portrait of the Artist as A Young Man, and Dubliners perviously. I wasn't prepared for what happened next. But don't let me scare you, because I am ... Read full review

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - JVioland - LibraryThing

This is one of the most famous frauds in publishing history. I can only assume Joyce wrote this work to hoodwink the gullible. It has only brief flashes of brilliance amidst an inky morass of words. Read full review

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - Astro-kopp - LibraryThing

I'll abstain from rating this book for no sooner had I started reading this book I made up my mind that it would do me good if I put aside this one until some uncertain time in the future. I still ... Read full review

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - terbby - LibraryThing

I'm presently about 60% through the Kindle version after reading Pat Conroy's rating (in South of Broad) of Ulysses as "the worst book ever written." Joyce certainly has a way with words but to fully ... Read full review

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - iayork - LibraryThing

happy bloomsday: this is such a wonderful book writen by the one of the most talented writers to have ever lived. this review, i think, is directed to the people who are interested in reading it... if ... Read full review

Review: Ulysses

User Review  - Steve - Goodreads

(Now with an addendum) If you're one of those technologically hobbled types who doesn't yet have a time machine, I highly recommend one. I also suggest spending the extra to get the “place” setting ... Read full review

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - Miksrezco - LibraryThing

Very detailed, but cannot see wood for trees. Read full review

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - WilliamF - LibraryThing

Started reading this during the morning bus ride. I think I need to be in a more highly caffeinated state to comprehend it. Read full review


User ratings

5 stars
62
4 stars
13
3 stars
10
2 stars
9
1 star
7

5 stars - 45
4 stars - 12
1 star - 7
Unrated - 17

User reviews - 0