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throwaway 1 Mar 2016, 09:49 by JJON Editors

A crumpled throwaway: an arresting tale   U 10.752-4: North wall and sir John Rogerson’s quay, with hulls and anchorchains, sailing westward, sailed by a skiff, a crumpled ... crumpled throwaway’: A skiff, a crumpled throwaway, Elijah is coming, rode lightly down the Liffey, under Loopline bridge, shooting the rapids where water chafed around the bridgepiers, sailing eastward past ...

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Cohen 12 Sep 2015, 14:50 by John Simpson

Bella Cohen at No 82 (not 81)   U 15.2741-4 : The door opens. Bella Cohen, a massive whoremistress, enters. She is dressed in a threequarter ivory gown, fringed round ... Ellen Cohen had herself moved to this area of Dublin from south of the Liffey at around the same time. In the previous year, 1883, she had been in trouble ...

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Gray 29 Oct 2015, 08:16 by John Simpson

An anatomy of Gray’s Eulogy   U 6.939-41: Or a woman’s with her saucepan. I cooked good Irish stew. Eulogy in a country churchyard it ought to ... within this site) Poetry  Wordplay  Education  Spelling  1 Paul van Caspel, Bloomers on the Liffey. Eisegetical Readings of Ulysses (Baltimore, 1986) p. 97. 2 Schoolboy humour also underlies a similar ...

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Flynn5 21 Jan 2015, 11:27 by John Simpson

The Misses Flynn’s grand annual concerts   U 8.417: There is not in this wide world a vallee. Great song of Julia Morkan’s. Kept her voice up to ... s daughter Mary Ellen, had lived together at 15 Usher’s Island overlooking the Liffey, giving music lessons and sharing in the musical life of the city. On 25 January ...

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Hokypoky 29 Nov 2013, 12:56 by JJON Editors

Hokypoky hocus pocus U 5.357-62: ... waiting for it to melt in their stomachs. [...] Look at them. Now I bet it makes them feel happy. Lollipop. It does. Yes ... longer be looked at by the nose. A main drainage system has exorcised the Liffey, and the red-herring basket is as scarce as that of the cockle seller of ...

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Gifford Corrections 2 14 Jun 2017, 02:59 by John Simpson

Corrections and additions to Gifford’s Ulysses Annotated and Joyce Annotated   This page offers brief corrections and additions to the published glossaries of Joyce’s work, notably Ulysses Annotated: Notes ... of speedpills Lestrygonians   8.5-6 throwaway: follow the scrap of paper down the Liffey at A crumpled throwaway: an arresting tale   8.117 base barreltone: Fun magazine makes the ...

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contransmagnificandjewbangtantiality 9 Mar 2014, 01:32 by John Simpson

contransmagnificandjewbangtantiality: jaw-breakers and spelling bees   U 3.51: Is that then the divine substance wherein Father and Son are consubstantial? Where is poor dear Arius to try conclusions? Warring ... unpick all of the resonances. Richard Ellmann has a go, in Ulysses on the Liffey (1978): Stephen is obsessed by questions of the relative degrees of ghostliness and substance in ...

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basilicogrammate 28 Nov 2013, 13:35 by JJON Editors

basilicogrammate : the Egyptian royal secretary     U 15.2304: Lipoti Virag, basilicogrammate, chutes rapidly down through the chimneyflue and struts two steps to the left on gawky pink stilts.   Was basilicogrammate ... is Egyptian. Gifford and Seidman correctly cite Paul Van Caspel’s Bloomers in the Liffey (Groningen, 1980, p. 267), who suggests the meaning to be ‘secretary to a king’ or ...

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Madams 28 Nov 2013, 13:24 by JJON Editors

The Madams of Nighttown; or, a Dublin lupanarology   In “Circe” Bloom and Stephen visit Nighttown, Joyce’s name for the notorious red-light district of Dublin north of the Liffey ...

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Funeral 4 Jun 2014, 02:17 by John Simpson

In the carriage for Paddy Dignam’s funeral: Bloom was right all along   U 6.1-3: Martin Cunningham, first, poked his silkhatted head into the creaking carriage and, entering ... due west at this point) (U. 136-7).   From the Grand Canal to the Liffey As they set off again along Great Brunswick Street Cunningham and Power engage in conversation ...

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