James Joyce & the burden of disease by Kathleen Ferris

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Published by University of Kentucky Press in Lexington, KY .

Written in English

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Places:

  • Ireland

Subjects:

  • Joyce, James, 1882-1941 -- Health,
  • Novelists, Irish -- 20th century -- Biography,
  • Syphilis -- Patients -- Ireland -- Biography,
  • Sexually transmitted diseases in literature,
  • Body, Human, in literature,
  • Syphilis in literature,
  • Health in literature

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [167]-178) and index.

Book details

Other titlesJames Joyce and the burden of disease.
StatementKathleen Ferris.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR6019.O9 Z533378 1995
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 182 p. :
Number of Pages182
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1095383M
ISBN 10081311893X
LC Control Number94019905

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