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Elijah 29 Nov 2013, 12:16 by JJON Editors

Writing Elijah                                               (U 15.2188-224 ) In the summer of 1920 Joyce was in Paris, collecting and writing up material for the ‘Circe’ episode of Ulysses. This article looks at ... 50,000 a year from the annual $1 subscription to his newspaper plus additional money sent to his extensive mail-order business. The St Paul Globe in Minnesota explains the ...

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Lynam 28 Nov 2013, 13:23 by JJON Editors

Popping into Lynam’s   U 10.504-20 : At the Dolphin they halted to allow the ambulance car to gallop past them for Jervis street. - This way, he said, walking ... 2 p.m. on the 15th instant, and saw M’Caffrey receiving dockets and money from several persons on the public thoroughfare… On the 16th instant witness saw about 30 ...

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MacHugh3 1 Dec 2015, 11:22 by John Simpson

The reluctant professor MacHugh:3 Storm clouds of debt McNeill’s tutoring and examining may appear to represent a period of stability in his life, but such an impression would ... Hugh writes to his brother Eoin that he has not yet been paid the money he is owed (presumably from the University), and desperately needs funds to travel to Galway ...

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Joycean price guide 25 Aug 2013, 05:57 by JJON Editors

A  Joycean Price Guide     The following is intended to provide some standard of comparison for the various prices and other sums of money mentioned in Joyce’s works. Where a ...

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other dog 28 Nov 2013, 13:43 by JJON Editors

Only for the other dog   U 12.1226-34 : - Twenty to one, says Lenehan. Such is life in an outhouse. Throwaway, says he. Takes the biscuit, and talking about bunions ... name is Sceptre. [...] - Keep your pecker up, says Joe. She'd have won the money only for the other dog. Gifford misses a possible source for this phrase offered by ...

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fox 5 Oct 2018, 10:18 by John Simpson

Free fox, free hen-roost   U 15.1692-7: No more patriotism of barspongers and dropsical impostors. Free money, free rent, free love and a free lay church in a ...

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adelite 28 Oct 2015, 15:48 by John Simpson

adelite - a delightful colour word ? U 6.307-8:  Cure for a red nose. Drink like the devil till it turns adelite. In the cab on the way to the ... a red nose. Drink like the devil till it turns adelite. A lot of money he spent colouring it.            Although the word adelite is so rare that it hasn’t ...

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Rates 28 Nov 2013, 13:15 by JJON Editors

Collecting the rates: Buckley, Cotter, Crofton, Henchy, and Weatherup     James Joyce’s father, John Stanislaus Joyce, joined the Office of the Dublin Collector-General of Rates in 1882 and remained ... until 1893. He left under a cloud, having got into trouble for borrowing rate money that he had collected and putting it to personal use. The story is told in ...

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Root 26 Nov 2015, 04:16 by John Simpson

He cures fits!   U 15.3256-7 : Rubber goods. Neverrip brand as supplied to the aristocracy. Corsets for men. I cure fits or money refunded. In a passage which includes ...

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brass 3 Oct 2016, 01:07 by John Simpson

Brass by gold in your pocket   U 11.1090-1: Gold in your pocket, brass in your face. Bloom uses this phrase in the Sirens episode to explain Boylan’s ... News (1886), Saturday, 15 May Harald Beck Search by keyword (within this site) Phrases  Money  Theatre  1 In the Wandering Rocks episode the reader is told that “Blazes Boylan rattled ...

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