The Book of Names by Karen Tintori; Jill Gregory

A Portrait of the Artist As a Young Man by James Joyce

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'James Joyce's A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man (1916) is one of the twentieth century's great coming-of-age novels. This Norton Critical Edition is based on Hans Walter Gabler's acclaimed text and is accompanied by his introduction and textual notes. John Paul Riquelme provides explanatory notes to deepen the reader's appreciation for Joyce's masterpiece.' ''Backgrounds and Contexts' is topically organized: 'Political Nationalism: Irish History, 1798-1916,' 'The Irish Literary and Cultural Revival,' 'Religion,' and 'Aesthetic Backgrounds.' Fourteen illustrations accompany the documents.' ''Criticism' begins with John Paul Riquelme's overview of A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man's structure. Twelve diverse interpretations of his work follow, by Kenneth Burke, Umberto Eco, Hugh Kenner, Helene Cixous, John Paul Riquelme, Karen Lawrence, Maud Ellmann, Bonnie Kime Scott, Joseph Valente, Marian Eide, Pericles Lewis, adn Jonathan Mulrooney. A Selected Bibliography is also included.'--BOOK JACKET. This 1992 Wordsworth Editions Ltd Paperback is in Very Good condition.

ISBN: 9781853260063 SKU: 1087941 Note: Any image shown is from a stock photo and is not the actual book.