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Listing for Author: James Joyce


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Century of ExperienceEvidenceName of Reader / Listener / Reading GroupAuthor of TextTitle of TextForm of Text
1900-1945'In 1926 [Catherine McMullen] was herself a workhouse laundress, struggling to improve her mind by reading T.P. and Ca...Catherine McMullen James JoyceFinnegan's WakePrint: Book
1900-1945[the 'intellectual' clique within the Clarion Scouts, including Edwin Muir] "followed the literary and intellectual de...Edwin Muir James JoycePrint: Book
1900-1945'[Charlie] Lahr lent [Bonar] Thompson Andre Gide and "A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man". "It was wonderful for ...Bonar Thompson James JoyceA Portrait of the Artist as a Young ManPrint: Book
1900-1945'[Ethel] Mannin was firmly rooted in the autodidact tradition. In her father's library she enjoyed Gissing and Wells, ...Ethel Mannin James JoyceUlyssesPrint: Book
1900-1945'With autodidact diligence [Leslie Paul] closed in on the avant-garde. He read "Prufrock" and "The Waste Land", though...Leslie Paul James JoyceUlyssesPrint: Book
1900-1945'Dubliners, James Joyce. First time I read it I was not much impressed, but on reading them again I found much that I ...James JoyceDublinersPrint: Book
1900-1945Virginia Woolf to Clive Bell,14 April 1922: 'Now Mr Joyce ... yes, I have fallen; to the extent of four pounds too....Leonard Woolf James JoyceUlyssesPrint: Book
1900-1945Virginia Woolf to Ottoline Morrell, 18 August 1922: 'Poor Rebecca West's novel bursts like an over stuffed sausage....Virginia Woolf James JoyceUlyssesPrint: Book
1900-1945Virginia Woolf to Quentin Bell, 26 July 1933: 'I'm sending you a book of short stories; one -- by [James] Joyce -- ...Virginia Woolf James Joyceshort storyPrint: Book
1900-19451 May 1918: 'On Sunday [28 April] Desmond came to dinner [...] Late at night he took to reading Joyce's ms. aloud, &...Desmond MacCarthy James JoyceUlyssesManuscript: Codex
1900-1945Wednesday 16 August 1922: 'I have read 200 pages [of Ulysses] so far -- not a third; & have been amused, stimulated, c...Virginia Woolf James JoyceUlyssesPrint: Book
1900-1945Wednesday 6 September 1922: 'I finished Ulysses, & think it a mis-fire. Genius it has I think; but of the inferior wat...Virginia Woolf James JoyceUlyssesPrint: Book
1900-1945Wednesday 15 January 1941: 'Joyce is dead -- Joyce about a fortnight younger than I am. I remember Miss Weaver, in...Katherine Mansfield James JoyceUlyssesManuscript: Typescript
1900-1945'Sydney shaped Larkin's taste skilfully, leading him away from J.C. Powys and towards Llewelyn and T.F., towards James...Philip Larkin James Joyce[unknown]Print: Book
1900-1945'Shaw's St Joan and Joyce's Ulysses into which I looked today (8-11-30) made me ashamed of my own writing. They have s...Edward Morgan Forster James JoyceUlyssesPrint: Book
1900-1945I have just borrowed a copy of 'Ulysses'. It appears to me to be jolly good, and it is certainly the most obscene gen...Arnold Bennett James JoyceUlyssesPrint: Book
1900-1945 I ought to have written to you before about 'Amants, heureux amants', which you were so kind as to send me. It is,...Arnold Bennett James JoyceUlyssesPrint: Book


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