Beispielbild für diese ISBN
Bild nicht verfügbar

A Preface to James Joyce. Second Edition.

Joyce, James]; Bolt, Sydney

0 Bewertungen bei Goodreads
ISBN 10: 0582086639 / ISBN 13: 9780582086630
Verlag: Longman, London, 1992
Gebraucht Zustand: Very Good Softcover
Verkäufer Plurabelle Books Ltd (Cambridge, Vereinigtes Königreich)

AbeBooks Verkäufer seit 10. Juli 2002

Anzahl: 1

Gebraucht kaufen
Preis: EUR 6,93 Währung umrechnen
Versand: EUR 4,48 Von Vereinigtes Königreich nach USA Versandziele, Kosten & Dauer
In den Warenkorb legen

Beschreibung

226p large paperback, figures in text, bibliography, index, fresh & unused copy, this title was published in the series Preface Books. Buchnummer des Verkäufers PAB 40396

Dem Anbieter eine Frage stellen

Bibliografische Details

Titel: A Preface to James Joyce. Second Edition.

Verlag: Longman, London

Erscheinungsdatum: 1992

Einband: Soft cover

Zustand:Very Good

Über diesen Titel

Inhaltsangabe:

Ever since its first appearance, this splendid book has been widely praised as an ideal introduction to a central and difficult writer, a reputation now consolidated by this second edition. The text has been thoroughly revised in the light of recent work on Joyce and, in particular, includes new material on Joyce's distinctive view of femininity and a greatly expanded treatment of Finnegans Wake. Like its predecessor, the book consists of three main parts. The first section outlines the biographical and cultural background, the second offers a detailed critical survey of three major works, including Ulysses and Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man, and the third section provides valuable reference material.

From the Back Cover:

Excellent introduction to one of the most influential modernists of the 20th century!


* Outlines his life and cultural background.
* Explores important places and people in Joyce's life and their effect on he and his writings.
* Examines three of his major works: A Portrait of an Artist as a Young Man, Ulysses and Finnegan's Wake
James Joyce was one do the most influential modernists of the 20th century - famous for developing the 'stream of consciousness' technique in writing. In a millennial survey, Ulysses was voted the most popular novel of the century. The Preface Books series approaches the work of Joyce from a particular perspective which, by introducing the writer via a biographical sketch and a survey of his cultural and social context, encourages readers to understand his work in the period it was written. Sydney bolt's A Preface to Joyce provides a fascinating account of one of the greatest twentieth-century writers and will be essential reading for anyone interested in reading the works of Joyce.

Sydney Bolt was formerly at Anglia University.

„Über diesen Titel“ kann sich auf eine andere Ausgabe dieses Titels beziehen.

Anbieterinformationen

We have been selling academic and scholarly books in Cambridge since 1996. Today we occupy an old warehouse on Coldhams Road, adjacent to the railway tracks leading to Ely, not too far from the airport. The site is called Restwell House. We are an internet bookshop, but visitors are very welcome. Some drop off a few boxes of unwanted books, some pick up a book to save on the postage, some just drop by to get to know us, or want to take advantage of the many bargains on our wooden shelves bookshop, which is distinct from the internet stock offered on the web. Our mission has always been to find new homes for the books we are looking after. If we cannot sell them online, we offer them at very low prices to our visitors. We try to give you a serious and dedicated service which is focussed on the individuality of each single book: its condition, its origin, sometimes even its smell. You come to us for real books, not just instances of ISBNs.

Zur Homepage des Verkäufers

Geschäftsbedingungen:

Major Credit Cards accepted, also Paypal We can also take payment in Euros with our German Postbank account. For more information call, mail or visit our premises in Cambridge.

Versandinformationen:

Orders usually ship on the day received. Standard shipping to International destinations is by Airmail. Please let us know if you'd like a quote for tracked shipping. If your order is for multiple heavy volumes and our default shipping rate is based on one volume only, we may contact you regarding additional postage.
We are pleased to answer any questions you may have and are happy to send images on request.

Alle Bücher des Anbieters anzeigen

Zahlungsarten
akzeptiert von diesem Verkäufer

Visa Mastercard American Express Carte Bleue

Vorauskasse Money Order PayPal Bankwechsel Banküberweisung