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Bonsoir 29 Nov 2013, 12:32 by JJON Editors

Bonsoir la compagnie   U 14.1534-6 : Closingtime, gents. Eh? Rome boose for the Bloom toff [...] Play low, pardner. Slide. Bonsoir la compagnie . There are several options we can chose ... by Maud, but it also seems likely that it is an allusion to the drinking song "Vive l'Amour".           This doesn’t tell us enough, though. It’s quite possible ...

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OED 28 May 2018, 02:32 by John Simpson

Comings and goings: Joyce’s words in the Oxford English Dictionary   Joyce Quotations                    Joyce First Uses 2,469                                    437 (Dec 2012: 2,367)                                                          (Dec 2012: 464)   The Oxford English Dictionary ... lout was [...] going home footless in a cab five times in the week after drinking his way through all the samples in the bloody establishment. Comment: the OED labels this ...

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Ohio 29 Nov 2013, 12:38 by JJON Editors

A perfect cretic floating down the O-hi-O   U 7.367-9 :   –   Ohio! The editor crowed in high treble from his uplifted scarlet face. My Ohio!   –  A perfect cretic ... flower in his buttonhole, although he had usually spent most of the previous night drinking. Richard Ellmann James Joyce (1983), p. 289   Meade and Ohio Pat Meade had links with ...

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Malory 3 Mar 2013, 02:55 by JJON Editors

Malory and Sir Leopold, King U 14.167-86: This meanwhile this good sister stood by the door and begged [...] Woman's woe with wonder pondering. According to Joyce’s ... minion service to lady gentle” ( U 14.185), the other more concerned with his drinking. When Balin realizes the fratricide, he reveals that he has been forced “to leave my ...

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Captain Buller 28 Nov 2013, 13:33 by JJON Editors

Captain Buller: that prodigious hit to square leg   U 5.560-1 Still Captain Buller broke a window in the Kildare street club with a slog to square leg.   The ... feat on 2 July. The relevant article was written by John Stanislaus Joyce’s drinking friend and sporting journalist John Joseph (‘Jacques’) M‘Carthy:   Meldon [...] got a dreadful mauling from ...

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Gallaher1 15 Jan 2014, 15:04 by John Simpson

Ignatius per ignotius : the short life and extraordinary times of Frederick Gallaher 1: Making his way in the world   U 7.626-30: The Great Gallaher […] that was a pressman ... the paper, and his colleagues were often his friends, with whom he would go drinking, attend funerals, or generally spend time.     On Thursday 4 January 1877 Fred was present in ...

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Bacilikil 3 Dec 2013, 03:00 by John Simpson

Advertising names that speak to you: 1 - Bacilikil   U 17.589-95: Look at this long candle. Calculate when it burns out and you receive gratis 1 pair of our ... 17 May      But by 1917 “Bacili-Kil” or “B-K” was a disinfectant: Pure Drinking Water for You and Your Family May be obtained economically through the use of B ...

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Heaven 30 Aug 2013, 02:07 by John Simpson

Treading water to paradise U 6.448-51: Cheaper transit. By easy stages. Houseboats. Camping out. Also hearses. To heaven by water . Perhaps I will without writing. Come as a ... a)pothecary, and the pedlar], originally published in 1544, interprets the expression as implying drinking: Potycary . Sende ye any soules to heuen by water Pardoner. If wee dyd syr what ...

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Prince's stores 4 Mar 2014, 14:43 by John Simpson

The Prince and the Freeman   U 7.21-4 : Grossbooted draymen rolled barrels dullthudding out of Prince's stores and bumped them up on the brewery float. On the brewery ... 13 February 1904      Its interior must have been impressive: There is a fine, long Drinking Bar, beautifully fitted with mahogany and walnut embellishments, bevelled mirrored plate-glass panelling; large, comfortable ...

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Miss Douce 28 Nov 2013, 13:10 by JJON Editors

Miss Douce and Miss Kennedy at a different bar     U 11.64-5: Bronze by gold, miss Douce’s head by miss Kennedy’s head, over the crossblind of the ... Bailey, and at the bar, mind you: ‘You have the best eating-houses and drinking-houses in the world.’ As I was Going down Sackville Street (1937), p. 64 Search ...

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