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By Zack R. Bowen

ISBN-10: 0873952480

ISBN-13: 9780873952484

Superb fabric replica in a close to superb dw. relatively and strangely well-preserved; tight, shiny, fresh and particularly sharp-cornered. ; 372 pages; Description: 372 p. track. 24 cm. matters: Joyce, James, 1882-1941 --Knowledge--Music. Joyce, James, 1882-1941. Ulysses.

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Thaddeus, a Polish exile, and Frank, most lately from Argentina, are both unknown quantities, but Arline's eventual happiness is not as dependent on willing choice as is Eveline's, and its outcome therefore is much more romantic. For a girl of Eveline's Irish Catholic training, there is little real choice. People knew that they were courting and, when he sang about the lass that loves a sailor, she always felt pleasantly confused. (p. 39) Cf. "The Lass That Loves a Sailor" REMARKS: The song is a very gentlemanly ballad about sailors tippling and offering toasts: Page 15 But the standing toast that pleased the most Was the wind that blows, the ship that goes, And the lass who loves a sailor.

Two Gallants" One hand played in the bass the melody of Silent, O Moyle,while the other hand careered in the treble after each group of notes. (P. 54) Cf. "Silent, O Moyle" REMARKS: The musician's harp, adorned presumably with a carved and nearly naked lady, is used for money-making purposes and seems in the description to resemble an exploited woman giving forth the beauty of the Thomas Moore song to please passers-by. The casual way in which the harp is played is a foreshadowing of the casual way the slavey is to be used by Corley.

Immediately following the Good Friday chant reference a whore offers herself to Stephen, a "giving" he could not get from Emma. His coins, fingered while he was talking to Emma, are given to the whore. After her offering herself to him, that solicitation, in terms of giving and Christ's sacrifice, has to Stephen more meaning and love than his relationship with Emma. Blood will have blood. There are some people in this island who sing a hymn called "Washed in the blood of the Lamb" by way of easing the religious impulse.

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