Portrait Of The Artist As A Young Man

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James Joyce’s seminal work of modernist fiction.

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James Joyce’s first novel follows the life of Stephen Dedalus, an artistic and fiercely individual young man. Along the way, Stephen learns to negotiate the ‘snares of the world’, to avoid the pitfalls of his dysfunctional family, his terrifying and repressive boarding school, and the various beautiful young ladies who capture his heart. A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man is an unforgettable depiction of childhood and adolescence, as well as a lyrical evocation of life in Ireland over a century ago. It shocked readers on its publication in 1916 and it is now regarded as one of the most significant literary works of the twentieth century.

This beautiful Macmillan Collector’s Library edition of A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man features an afterword by Peter Harness.

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Weight 0.182 kg
Dimensions 15.7 × 10.1 × 2.1 cm
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Cover

Hardback

Pages

304

Language

English

Edition

Reprint

Dewey

823.912 (edition:23)

Readership

General – Trade / Code: K