Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man, A: Literary Touchstone Classic

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Prestwick House Inc, 2007 - Artists - 229 pages
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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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The classic Bildungsroman. Of course, I hate to use the term Bildungsroman cause you sound like a pompous ass. However, since I am in fact a pompous ass, it works out ok. Read full review

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This novel took me three times as long to read as it might have. A third of my time I spent reading it, a third reading about it, and another third lost in daydreaming and memories as time after time ... Read full review

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