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Published by University of Wisconsin Press in Madison .
Written in English


  • Joyce, James, -- 1882-1941. -- Criticism, Textual

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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementedited by Luca Crispi and Sam Slote.
SeriesIrish studies in literature and culture
ContributionsCrispi, Luca., Slote, Sam.
LC ClassificationsPR6019.O9 F59353 2007
The Physical Object
Paginationxix, 522 p. ;
Number of Pages522
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15988352M
ISBN 100299218600
ISBN 109780299218607
LC Control Number2006008621

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