Classic Short Stories

Author: James Joyce

“Don’t you think there is a certain resemblance between the mystery of the Mass and what I am trying to do? To give people some kind of intellectual pleasure or spiritual enjoyment by converting the bread of everyday life into something that has a permanent artistic life of its own.” (James Joyce, in a letter to his brother). With these fifteen stories James Joyce reinvent….Read More

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The Complete Short Stories of Ernest Hemingway

THE ONLY COMPLETE COLLECTION BY THE NOBEL PRIZE-WINNING AUTHOR In this definitive collection of Ernest Hemingway's short stories, readers will delight in the author's most beloved classics such as "The… Continue Reading Posted in: Classic American Literature, Literature & Fiction, Old Testament Criticism & Interpretation, Short Stories Anthologies

A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man

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To the Lighthouse

The serene and maternal Mrs. Ramsay, the tragic yet absurd Mr. Ramsay, and their children and assorted guests are on holiday on the Isle of Skye. From the seemingly trivial… Continue Reading Posted in: English Fiction, Mothers Death, The English Novel In The 19th & 20th Centuries

Ulysses: The 1922 Text

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The Voyage Out

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Finnegans Wake

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La Nausée

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