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James Joyce: A Biography Gordon Bowker

James Joyce: A Biography

Gordon Bowker

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651 pages
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Gordon Bowkers biography incorporates recently unearthed material, of interest to the hardcore Joycean. It includes the palaver surrounding Joyces 1931 marriage ceremony to Nora Barnacle and his rejection of an Irish passport underscoring hisMoreGordon Bowkers biography incorporates recently unearthed material, of interest to the hardcore Joycean. It includes the palaver surrounding Joyces 1931 marriage ceremony to Nora Barnacle and his rejection of an Irish passport underscoring his ambivalence towards his homeland. Bowker is concerned with Joyces life, capturing the sorrowful aspects of his circumstances - the religious apostasy that would bring his mother such heartache and the increasingly precarious health of Joyces beloved daughter, Lucia.