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The Books at the Wake

James S. Atherton

The Books at the Wake

A Study of Literary Allusions in James Joyce"s "Finnegans Wake"

by James S. Atherton

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Published by Paul P Appel Pub .
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    Subjects:
  • Literary Criticism

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    FormatHardcover
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9357231M
    ISBN 100911858261
    ISBN 109780911858266
    OCLC/WorldCa233523277

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In Finnegans Wake Joyce uses world literature, great and small, sacred and profane, as one of the most important and frequent of his sources/5.

The Books at the Wake: A Study of Literary Allusions in James Joyce's Finnegans Wake. In this Book. In Finnegans Wake, Joyce uses world lit­erature as one of the most important and frequent of his sources.

Setting out to ex­plore these literary allusions, Atherton sheds a great deal of light upon other as­pects of Joyce’s by:   “The Wake is a masterpiece. My top book of the year.”―Eleanor Catton, Winner of the Man Booker Prize “A book unlike any other, brilliant in its rarity and brutal, ugly truth Kingsnorth has brought forth a remarkable narrator through whom we can see (and smell and taste) the burnt fields and bodies, the skeletal trees and smoldering fires―a world sickly /5().

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Sawyer. The Structural Books 'The aximones' () T he books which Joyce used when he was writing Finnegans Wake can be divided roughly into two classes according to the way in which he used them.

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