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Ulysses Loosely based on the Odyssey, this landmark of modern literature follows ordinary Dubliners inCapturing a single day in the life of Dubliner Leopold Bloom, his friends Buck Mulligan and Stephen Dedalus, his wife Molly, and a scintillating cast of supporting characters, Joyce pushes Celtic lyricism and vulgarity to splendid extremes Captivating experimental techniques range from interior monologues to exuberant wordplay and earthy humor A major achievement in th century literature

10 thoughts on “Ulysses

  1. Petra-X Petra-X says:

    5 stars because it s a work of genius, so everyone says.4 stars because it has so many deep literary and classical references that to say one understood the book, is like saying one is very well educated.3 stars because the

  2. Jimmy Jimmy says:

    I Can t do it, It fell in my toilet and didn t dry well, and I m accepting it as an act of god I decided against burning it, and just threw it out.Yes, I am a horrible person.

  3. Ike Ike says:

    Life is too short to read Ulysses.

  4. Paul Bryant Paul Bryant says:

    Each chapter is rated out of ten for difficulty, obscenity, general mindblowing brilliance and beauty of language.Note if you re after my short course bluffer s guide to ulysses, here it is now the real thing 1 Telemachus Diffi

  5. Michael Finocchiaro Michael Finocchiaro says:

    I have read Ulysses at least three or four times and once with Gilbert Stuart s authorised translation and always found unsounded depths that I had not suspected Every chapter introduces new narrative techniques, new perspective

  6. Mir Mir says:

    Sometimes reading a Great Work of Literature is like drinking fine French wine, say an aged Burgundy or Mersault Everyone tells you how amazing it is, and on an intellectual level you can appreciate the brilliance, the subtlety,

  7. Kenny Kenny says:

    Stately, plump Buck Mulligan came from the stairhead, bearing a bowl of lather on which a mirror and a razor lay crossed Ulysses James JoyceI ve never had so many starts, false starts, and restarts with a novel in my entire life B

  8. Sean Barrs Sean Barrs says:

    I have left this book unrated because I simply cannot rate it I cannot review it either or try to criticise it Instead, I ve decided to share my experience with something I cannot define But first, here s what James Joyce had to sa

  9. Barry Pierce Barry Pierce says:

    How do you read Ulysses Well you begin on page one and you read all the words until it s finished.Or, you can just be Irish.I think that s the secret I ve just finished Ulysses for the second time and I cannot recall any other book

  10. Emily May Emily May says:

    I did it I finished it And it was everything everyone said it would be difficult, infuriating, brilliant, insane, genius, painful, etc You get the idea, I m sure I can t even rate it How do you rate a book that left you wide eyed wit

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