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Published: 28 October 2021 (Estimated)

144 Pages | 1 black and white image


ISBN: 9780192894472

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James Joyce: A Very Short Introduction

Colin MacCabe

Very Short Introductions

  • Explores the novels and short stories of James Joyce, one of the most influential writers of the twentieth century
  • Coincides with the 100th anniversary of the publication of Ulysses, which marked the beginning of the modern novel
  • Analyses the literary traditions and social factors influencing Joyce's distinctive complex style
  • Interweaves Joyce's life and history with his books
  • Part of the Very Short Introductions series - over ten million copies sold worldwide