Joyce, medicine, and modernity
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Joyce, medicine, and modernity by Vike Martina Plock

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Published by University Press of Florida in Gainesville .
Written in English


  • Joyce, James, -- 1882-1941 -- Criticism and interpretation,
  • Joyce, James, -- 1882-1941 -- Knowledge -- Medicine,
  • Medicine in literature,
  • Literature and medicine -- Ireland -- History -- 20th century,
  • Modernism (Literature) -- Ireland

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementVike Martina Plock ; foreword by Sebastian D. G. Knowles.
SeriesThe Florida James Joyce series
LC ClassificationsPR6019.O9 Z7822 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23554886M
ISBN 109780813034232
LC Control Number2009025058

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