Some aspects of the life and works of James Augustine Joyce
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Some aspects of the life and works of James Augustine Joyce inaugural lecture in the University of Groningen, November 26th 1952. by Peter Allt

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Published by J.B. Wolters in Groningen .
Written in English


  • Joyce, James, 1882-1941 -- Criticism and interpretation.

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LC ClassificationsPR6019.O9 Z525
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Pagination15 p. ;
Number of Pages15
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5779872M
LC Control Number59025133

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