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James Joyce's a Portrait of the Artist As a Young Ma (Monarch notes)

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Clear and to the point, Monarch Notes provide students and interested readers with an excellent supplement for the understanding and appreciation of the world's great writing. Each volume helps the reader to encounter the original work more fully by placing it in historical context, focusing on the important aspects of the text, and posing key questions.

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Published January 13th 1997 by Barnes & Noble (first published July 15th 1976)
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Nanci Woody
Sep 29, 2015 Nanci Woody rated it liked it
This is a much touted book, but I find it tiresome in so many places. Joyce goes on and on, making points already made. It's full of Catholic doctrine, the kind that warns young people of the evil of mankind, Hell and how terrible it is, scriptures proving that everybody is a sinner, etc.

I also feel that a young boy like Dadelus would not think or talk as he does in this book, with hundreds of references to the classics, and quote after quote in Latin.

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