James Joyce: A Biography [Audiobook] download free by Gordon Bowker

James Joyce: A Biography Audiobook download free by Gordon Bowker
  • Listen audiobook: James Joyce: A Biography
  • Author: Gordon Bowker
  • Release date: 2012/8/19
  • Publisher: ORION PUBLISHING CO
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Poetry and Drama
  • ISBN: 9780753828601
  • Rating: 7.2 of 10
  • Votes: 241
  • Review by: Princeton Abel
  • Review rating: 7.06 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/10/22
  • Duration: 7H35M28S in 256 kbps (124.8 MB)
  • Date of creation of the audiobook: 2018-08-21
  • You can listen to this audiobook in formats: MP3, MPEG4, FLAC, WAV, WMA, WavPack (compression TGZ, ZIP, RAR, TAR.BZ2)
  • Total pages original book: 624
  • Includes a PDF summary of 69 pages
  • Duration of the summary (audio): 50M27S (13.8 MB)
  • Description or summary of the audiobook: Long-awaited and comprehensive biography of the great Irish author James JoyceJames Joyce was one of the greatest writers of the twentieth century, but he was not immediately recognised as such; rather he lived in exile in the cosmopolitan Europe of the 1920s in a bid to escape the suffocating atmosphere and parochial prejudices of his native Dublin. His unstinting dedication to authorship picks him out as a writer in the romantic tradition. He battled poverty and financial dependency for much of his adult life, as well as near-blindness from 1917 and the grief of his daughter Lucia's mental illness. He suffered too the slings and arrows of uncomprehending critics especially for his influential Ulysses, which was banned in both Britain and America. Drawing on considerable new material that has only recently become available, Gordon Bowker's biography attempts to get beyond the exterior life to explore the inner landscape of an extraordinary writer who continues to influence and fascinate, well over a century after his birth.
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Literary Studies: Fiction, Novelists & Prose Writers, Literary Studies: From C 1900 -, Biography: Literary
  • Download servers: FileServe, CloudMe, Uploaded, FreakShare, Google Drive. Compressed in TGZ, ZIP, RAR, TAR.BZ2
  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 21.51 USD
  • Dimensions: 138x218x44mm
  • Weight: 606g
  • Printed by: WEIDENFELD & NICOLSON
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom

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