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The argument of Ulysses. by Stanley Sultan

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Published by Ohio State University Press in [Columbus] .
Written in English


  • Joyce, James, 1882-1941

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

LC ClassificationsPR6019.O9 U73
The Physical Object
Pagination485 p.
Number of Pages485
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5919071M
LC Control Number64022634

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