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Famine 28 Nov 2013, 13:53 by JJON Editors

Famine relief from the Sultan of Turkey   U 12.1369 : Even the Grand Turk sent us his piastres. Weldon Thornton (Allusions in Ulysses) notes: ‘Though this may be a fact ... available for relief.... Many other countries contributed their obole [coins], even the Turksman. The Famine (1845-7); A Survey of its Ravages and Causes (Drogheda, 1950), p. 85          Piastre was ...

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Vengeance 28 Nov 2013, 13:53 by JJON Editors

Vengeance and the shores of Manhattan   U 12.1367-74 : the Times rubbed its hands and told the whitelivered Saxons there would soon be as few Irish in Ireland as ... quotation does not appear in the Times during the worst years of the Irish famine, though the newspaper at the time was certainly full of extensive reports of the disaster ...

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Irwin 25 Mar 2019, 10:12 by John Simpson

Francis Irwin, TCD, in the fusty world of Garrett Deasy   U 16.157-9: — There’ll be a job tomorrow or next day, Stephen told him, in a boys’ school ... you may think me an old fogey and an old tory", "I remember the famine in '46", "He turned his angry white moustache", etc.), because of his role as Nestor ...

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Sheehan 28 Nov 2013, 13:14 by JJON Editors

Daniel T. Sheehan: a university friend     The Dublin medical student Daniel T. Sheehan is referred to twice in Joyce’s Letters (and once in the Dublin Diary of his brother ... Egan. Search by keyword (within this site) Fenianism  Hotel  Medicine  University  Theatre  America  Parliament  Famine  American Civil War  Back to top

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Articles 19 Sept 2020, 05:53 by John Simpson

  THE MOST RECENT ADDITIONS ARE LISTED IN THE TOP SECTION OF THIS INDEX  Work  Chapter/Page  Category        Title                                     Author               Issue  Date   Ulysses      2.332      Joyce's Environs   On the authorship ... shores of    Manhattan  John Simpson       2  October    2011   Ulysses     12.1369 Joyce's Allusions   Famine relief from the Sultan of Turkey  John Simpson       2  October  2011   Ulysses     15.639 Joyce ...


Gifford Corrections 3 15 Sept 2020, 05:32 by John Simpson

Ulysses Annotated Telemachus     Nestor     Proteus     Calypso     Lotus Eaters     Hades     Aeolus     Lestrygonians Scylla and Charybdis     Wandering Rocks     Sirens     Cyclops     Nausicaa     Oxen of the Sun Circe     Eumaeus     Ithaca     Penelope Other works Sirens ... his piasters: for the details of mid-century Middle Eastern generosity see the article Famine relief from the Sultan of Turkey   12.1398 come where the boose is cheaper: the ...

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Archive 16 Sept 2020, 04:10 by John Simpson

Issue archive:   Nos   1    2    3    4     5     6     7     8     9   10   11   12  13  14  15   Number 1 - September 2011        Contents         Introduction to the first issue      The Editors ... home Done but not forgotten Joyce's Allusions Vengeance and the shores of Manhattan  Famine relief from the Sultan of Turkey A dose of quackery  A mite of cheese the ...


Flynn2 31 May 2015, 02:07 by John Simpson

Patrick Flynn the elder and Patrick Flynn the younger   D 15.1078-81 (‘The Dead’): So the old gentlemen, as I said, harnessed Johnny and put on his very best ... were so important for starch manufacturers led to difficult times during the periods of famine in Ireland. 3)     Patrick Flynn the younger – marriage, a young family, and a court appearance ...

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Dennany 30 Aug 2013, 23:42 by JJON Editors

Thos. H. Dennany on a spit of land   Ulysses 6.459-62: Crowded on the spit of land silent shapes appeared, white, sorrowful, holding out calm hands, knelt in grief ... family from Liverpool to New York on the SS Aberdeen to emigrate from the famine. The ship’s manifest for the family group (accessible at under the surname ...

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China 25 Mar 2019, 12:35 by John Simpson

China’s millions   U 5.322-6: Same notice on the door. Sermon by the very reverend John Conmee S. J. on saint Peter Claver S. J. and the African ... zeal in the face of famines in China: 4 The frantic endeavours to raise Famine Funds, to save China’s millions; one is apt to look around now and ask ...

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