Dubliners -- James Joyce - Paperback
A definitive edition of perhaps the greatest short story collection in the English languageJames Joyce's Dubliners is a vivid and unflinching portrait of "dear dirty Dublin" at the turn of the twentieth century. These fifteen stories, including such unforgettable ones as "Araby," "Grace," and "The Dead," delve into the heart of the city of Joyce's birth, capturing the cadences of Dubliners' speech and portraying with an almost brute realism their outer and inner lives. Dubliners is Joyce at his most accessible and most profound, and this edition is the definitive text, authorized by the Joyce estate and collated from all known proofs, manuscripts, and impressions to reflect the author's original wishes. For more than seventy years, Penguin has been the leading publisher of classic literature in the English-speaking world. With more than 1,700 titles, Penguin Classics represents a global bookshelf of the best works throughout history and across genres and disciplines. Readers trust the series to provide authoritative texts enhanced by introductions and notes by distinguished scholars and contemporary authors, as well as up-to-date translations by award-winning translators.
Author: James Joyce
Publisher: Penguin Group
Binding Type: Paperback
Size: 7.70h x 5.10w x 0.60d
Age Range: 18-UP
Reading Level: 8.2
Point Value: 12
Interest Level: Upper Grade
Quiz #/Name: 61383 / Dubliners (Corrected Text)
Newsweek 09/17/2007 pg. 18
About the Author
James Joyce (1882-1941), an Irish poet and novelist, was one of the most celebrated writers of the twentieth century. His works include Ulysses, Finnegans Wake, and A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man.
Product Attributes: AR, AR8, Dublin (Ireland), Fairy Tales/ Folk Tales/ Legends & Mythology, Fiction, Historical, James Joyce, Literature - Classics / Criticism, Paperback, Penguin Group, Penguin Twentieth-Century Classics, Political, Young Adult