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User Review  - crossr1984 - LibraryThing

James Joyce's masterpiece Ulysses is considered by many to be a difficult book to read. This is certainly true. The book itself is long, and it is not broken up into clear chapters. Read full review

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User Review  - wrk1 - LibraryThing

A stunning book. I've talked with several readers who got stunned by the time they reached chapter 4 and quit. Most would-be readers I've talked to are stunned by its reputation and never even try. I ... Read full review

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User Review  - DeanaDav - LibraryThing

This novel (odyssey in fact) needs to be read with good notations and a focused mind, but is fulfilling and wonderful! I would recommend it a thousand times over! There are passages that I have ... Read full review

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User Review  - rmagahiz - LibraryThing

Is this the best book ever written in English? Maybe not, but it does have a freshness and a sense of daring after all this time. Spending so much time seeing the world through the eyes and other ... Read full review

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User Review  - ErinKennedy - LibraryThing

Fantastic, amazing, poignant, funny, daring, excruciating, provocative. Read it once on your own, and then read it again in tandem with Burgess' guide. Read it one hundred times and you will always find something new. Best. Novel. Ever. Read full review

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User Review  - cshoughton - LibraryThing

If you'd like to know if the novel is for you, I recommend reading through the 2900 reviews on Goodreads. The world doesn't really need another review. However, if you're reading to discover what I ... Read full review

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User Review  - yeremenko - LibraryThing

I get why this is such a famous book. But, much of the style, taboo topics, etc are no longer as striking. Joyce is a singular talent, but man this is way too long. This book makes Derrick Jeter seem under rated. Read full review

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User Review  - AlanSkinner - LibraryThing

There are many books I have added to my list and for which, although I may have given them a rating, I have not provided a review. I have resigned myself to the fact that most of them will never have ... Read full review

Review: Ulysses

User Review  - Brian - Goodreads

Is this seat taken? I've only just arrived. No, third time, truly. First was in my early twenties. Over there I can see my old plate of good intentions piled high, barely touched. On that other table ... Read full review

Review: Ulysses

User Review  - Paul - Goodreads

Each chapter is rated out of ten for difficulty, obscenity, general mindblowing brilliance and beauty of language. Note : if you're after my short course bluffer's guide to ulysses, here it is : http ... Read full review


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