A collection of stories as described by Joyce himself in a series of chapters of the moral history of his community; and the arrangement of tales reveals "a proggression from childhood to maturity, broadening from private to public scope."
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - dono421846 - LibraryThing
Like so many others, I read this collection in hopes of gathering momentum to attack Ulysses. I do think I acquired a better sense of his style, which is full portraiture of ordinary events. Little ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - reread - LibraryThing
Thoroughly enjoyed reading these short stories - the first I have read of Joyce. I've the centennial edition and the pages are cut in a serrated style which. is. AMAZING. What I didn't like, however ... Read full review