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Product Description: “Joyce’s one play finally gets the critical attention it deserves.”—Sam Slote, coeditor of Renascent Joyce   “Carefully selected discussions illuminate both Joyce’s Exiles and Joyce’s exile—and, as well, the sense of exile throughout Joyce’s work...read more

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9780813061658 | Critical edition (Univ Pr of Florida, April 12, 2016), cover price $74.95 | About this edition: “Joyce’s one play finally gets the critical attention it deserves.

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Product Description: “As Gillespie combines national, geographical, and historical contexts with close readings of Joyce’s works, the theme of exile takes on unexpected nuances, from spiritual displacements in Joyce’s neglected play Exiles to the trials of dealing with a ‘foreign’ language in Finnegans Wake...read more

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9780813060651 | Univ Pr of Florida, April 21, 2015, cover price $74.95 | About this edition: “As Gillespie combines national, geographical, and historical contexts with close readings of Joyce’s works, the theme of exile takes on unexpected nuances, from spiritual displacements in Joyce’s neglected play Exiles to the trials of dealing with a ‘foreign’ language in Finnegans Wake.

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Product Description: "Provides readers with introductions to, and examples of, important Joyce scholarship during its middle years, the 1950s and 1960s, when much of the groundwork for today’s Joyce criticism was laid."--Patrick A. McCarthy, University of Miami"Provides readers a revealing, stimulating basis for moving forward with their own interpretations while remembering the paths, clearly marked out by the editor’s introductions and selections, already traveled by twelve canny, influential, earlier readers of Joyce’s memorable narratives...read more

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9780813035291 | Univ Pr of Florida, March 6, 2011, cover price $74.95 | About this edition: "Provides readers with introductions to, and examples of, important Joyce scholarship during its middle years, the 1950s and 1960s, when much of the groundwork for today’s Joyce criticism was laid.

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Product Description: Challenges the traditional view of filmmaking, and contests the existence of an Irish national cinema. Given the social, economic, and cultural complexity of contemporary Irish identity, this book argues that filmmakers cannot present Irishness as a monolithic entity.

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9780815631682 | Syracuse Univ Pr, December 15, 2008, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: For the past seventy years the discipline of film studies has widely invoked the term national cinema.

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9780815631934 | Syracuse Univ Pr, December 30, 2008, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Challenges the traditional view of filmmaking, and contests the existence of an Irish national cinema.

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Product Description: “An invigorating (and convincing) challenge to the cornerstone assumptions of virtually all contemporary literary criticism . . . this study lays the groundwork for a dynamic new approach to reading literature. Sure to be controversial, its fundamental right-headedness should help to open debate on the nature of literary criticism across numerous disciplines...read more

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9780813026411 | Univ Pr of Florida, July 1, 2003, cover price $59.95 | About this edition: “An invigorating (and convincing) challenge to the cornerstone assumptions of virtually all contemporary literary criticism .

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9780813033464 | Univ Pr of Florida, November 15, 2008, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: “An invigorating (and convincing) challenge to the cornerstone assumptions of virtually all contemporary literary criticism .

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Presents a guide to the life and literary accomplishments of the Irish author, including analyses of the contents and characters of each of his works and discussions of places and events in his life which influenced his writing.

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9780816062324 | Facts on File, May 1, 2006, cover price $75.00 | About this edition: Presents a guide to the life and literary accomplishments of the Irish author, including analyses of the contents and characters of each of his works and discussions of places and events in his life which influenced his writing.

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Presents a guide to the life and literary accomplishments of the Irish author, including analyses of the contents and characters of each of his works and discussions on places and events in his life which influenced his writing.

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9780816066896 | 1 edition (Checkmark Books, May 1, 2006), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Presents a guide to the life and literary accomplishments of the Irish author, including analyses of the contents and characters of each of his works and discussions on places and events in his life which influenced his writing.

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Product Description: This collection of essays is the first in 15 years to review the current state of theory on James Joyce’s Ulysses, and this volume comes more than 100 years after the fictitious Leopold Bloom steps into the novel, a day Joyceans celebrate as Bloomsday...read more

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9780813029320 | Univ Pr of Florida, April 30, 2006, cover price $59.95 | About this edition: This collection of essays is the first in 15 years to review the current state of theory on James Joyce’s Ulysses, and this volume comes more than 100 years after the fictitious Leopold Bloom steps into the novel, a day Joyceans celebrate as Bloomsday.

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Product Description: The text of this Norton Critical Edition of The Importance of Being Earnest is the established three-act version. Originally in four acts, Wilde shortened it to three at the urging of George Alexander, the owner of the St. James Theatre and first actor to play Jack Worthing...read more

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9780393927535 | W W Norton & Co Inc, November 30, 2005, cover price $17.75 | About this edition: The text of this Norton Critical Edition of The Importance of Being Earnest is the established three-act version.

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Product Description: This text provides an introduction to students and others interested in William Kennedy's work. It provides an analysis of Kennedy's best-known works, a firm base for interpretation, and a better understanding of the cultural world that shapes the characters and plots...read more

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9780815629290 | Syracuse Univ Pr, December 1, 2001, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: This text provides an introduction to students and others interested in William Kennedy's work.

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9780815607243 | Syracuse Univ Pr, December 1, 2001, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: This text provides an introduction to students and others interested in William Kennedy's work.

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Product Description: Since its appearance in 1922, James Joyce's novel Ulysses has remained extremely popular, never having gone out of print. Since the expiration of its copyright in the early 1990s, almost every major press in the US and England has produced an edition of the novel...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9781571132178 | Camden House, November 1, 2000, cover price $75.00 | About this edition: Since its appearance in 1922, James Joyce's novel Ulysses has remained extremely popular, never having gone out of print.

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Product Description: "This is a strong and wide-ranging collection of worthwhile, cogent, and lucid essays."--Morris Beja, Ohio State University"A strong and, in many cases, innovative volume that all Joyceans will want."--Stephen Watt, Indiana UniversityMichael Gillespie focuses broadly on social, cultural, and historical aspects of age and aging, using nonlinear perspectives to explore how each topic might be applied to James Joyce and his writings...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780813017020 | Univ Pr of Florida, November 1, 1999, cover price $59.95 | About this edition: "This is a strong and wide-ranging collection of worthwhile, cogent, and lucid essays.

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Product Description: "Balanced, clear, and judicious . . . [it] examines all of Wilde's oeuvre, from essays through novel, plays, and last works; and it does so, notably, by examining Wilde and his era in generous scope. . . . This book has authority and thoroughness...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780813014531 | Univ Pr of Florida, December 1, 1996, cover price $55.00 | About this edition: "Balanced, clear, and judicious .

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These encyclopedic companions are individual guides to authors and their works. Useful for students, but written with the general reader in mind, they are clear, concise, accessible, and supply the basic cultural, historical, biographical and critical information crucial to an appreciation and enjoyment of the primary works. Each is arranged in an A-Z fashion and presents and explains the terms, people, places, and concepts encountered in the literary worlds of James Joyce, Mark Twain, and Virginia Woolf. (view table of contents)

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9780816029044 | Facts on File, August 1, 1995, cover price $55.00 | About this edition: Features synopses of works, character descriptions, biographies of contemporaries, and explanations of literary terms and place names

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9780195110296 | Reprint edition (Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, November 21, 1996), cover price $39.99 | About this edition: These encyclopedic companions are individual guides to authors and their works.

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Product Description: In some ways prefiguring the dramas in its creator's life, The Picture of Dorian Gray is a fictional model of the moral contradictions pervading late Victorian society. Oscar Wilde's Faustian tale of a beautiful young man trading his soul for the promise of eternal youth sparked controversy upon its appearance in 1890, a decade in which Wilde experienced the heights and depths of notoriety as society's wit and dandy, as its chief spokesman for the aesthetic "art for art's sake" movement, and ultimately as its embittered and destitute outcast...read more

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9780805783759 | Twayne Pub, July 1, 1995, cover price $53.00 | About this edition: Series Editor: Robert Lecker, McGill University.

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9780805785951 | Twayne Pub, July 1, 1995, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: In some ways prefiguring the dramas in its creator's life, The Picture of Dorian Gray is a fictional model of the moral contradictions pervading late Victorian society.

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Product Description: Originally presented as papers at the 1987 James Joyce conference, this collection of essays is concerned with Ulysses, Finnegans Wake, and a variety of intriguing contexts by established Joyceans. Contributors include Fritz Senn, Richard Corballis, Shari Benstock, Bernard Benstock, Zack Bowen, Patrick A...read more

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9780874134025 | Univ of Delaware Pr, May 1, 1991, cover price $42.50 | About this edition: Originally presented as papers at the 1987 James Joyce conference, this collection of essays is concerned with Ulysses, Finnegans Wake, and a variety of intriguing contexts by established Joyceans.

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Product Description: Book by Gillespie, Michael Patrick

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9780814204887 | Ohio State Univ Pr, December 1, 1989, cover price $47.50 | About this edition: Book by Gillespie, Michael Patrick

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