James Joyce's novel Ulysses is said to be one of the most important works in Modernist literature. It details Leopold Bloom's passage through Dublin on an ordinary day: June 16, 1904. Causing controversy, obscenity trials and heated debates, Ulysses is a pioneering work that brims with puns, parodies, allusions, stream-of-consciousness writing and clever structuring. Modern Library ranked it as number one on its list of the twentieth century's 100 greatest English-language novels and Martin Amis called it one of the greatest novels ever written.
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Always wanted to read this book. I thought it would be too difficult but it is not a problem to read. The constant references to poets authors or symbols from the Greek book means that somethings are ... Read full review
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Editions of the big U bearing textual differences abound, but Dover's facsimile of the Shakespeare & Company first printing lets readers experience the original. (LJ 2/1/03) Read full review