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Veribest 3 Dec 2013, 03:03 by John Simpson

Advertising names that speak to you: 2 - Veribest U 17.593: Veribest (Boot Blacking). Joyce jotted down “veribest” in his notebooks from his observation and reading in mid to late ...

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neverrip 29 Nov 2013, 12:54 by JJON Editors

Reliable rubber goods – perish the thought!   U 15.3256-7: Rubber goods. Neverrip brand as supplied to the aristocracy. Corsets for men. I cure fits or money refunded. I’d ... he wrote of  ‘ neverrip mud and purpular cap’ (FW 39) (see also the Buffalo Notebooks 42).

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Hallelujurum 28 Nov 2013, 13:46 by JJON Editors

Praise be! Here comes Old “Glory Allelujurum” Purefoy U 14.886-8 : I must acquaint you, said Mr Crotthers, clapping on the table so as to evoke a resonant comment ... did Joyce come across it?      Joyce includes “Glory Allelujeram oo-oojeram” in his Ulysses notebooks. This suggests that the expression was already in circulation before Joyce decided to weave it ...

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heaventree 1 Mar 2014, 01:05 by John Simpson

The tree of heaven   U 17.1039: The heaventree of stars hung with humid nightblue fruit. U 17.1139-41: That it was not a heaventree, not a heavengrot, not ... invention. We might expect this, as Philip Herring’s transcription of Joyce’s Ulysses Notebooks in the British Museum (1972, p. 450) records “<heaventree & its nightblue fruit>” (also <heaventree> on ...

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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 ... around the table in the Maternity Hospital's common room in one of his notebooks ( II.ii.5.a. Notebook A) containing material for the “Oxen of the Sun” episode ...

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Larks 13 Sep 2015, 08:34 by John Simpson

Stealing upon larks   When Bloom hurries out of the Telegraph office on Middle Abbey Street hoping to waylay Alexander Keyes about the renewal of an ad, Professor MacHugh and Lenehan ... In a group of notes for the Aeolus episode in one of the Ulysses notebooks (NLI 36,639/5b, p. 23 of 24 unnumbered pages) we find: "LB's boots ...

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Introduction to the fourth issue 3 Mar 2013, 08:12 by John Simpson

The fourth issue of the James Joyce Online Notes contains thirty-one articles, each of which seeks to elucidate some aspect of the people, environment, language, and allusions which form ... and novels. Robert Janusko provides documentary evidence for three sources cited in Joyce’s notebooks; Harald Beck identifies Joseph Patrick Nannetti’s father (at variance here with the Dictionary of ...

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Wonderworker II 8 Jun 2013, 12:13 by John Simpson

That English invention: The Wonder Worker in nighttown   U 15.3272-7: Sleep reveals the worst side of everyone, children perhaps excepted. I know I fell out of bed or ... at least not immediately so—but from constituent elements recorded in his notesheets and notebooks. Two of these anterior fragments survive: ‘B <sleep—all show worst side of self>’ (BL ...

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Ennis 29 Oct 2015, 08:14 by John Simpson

Death in Ennis   U 6.335-9 :  — But the worst of all, Mr Power said, is the man who takes his own life. […] —Temporary insanity, of course, Martin Cunningham said ... Leopold Bloom. Harald Beck Search by keyword (within this site) Crime  Hotel  Yorkshire  Journalism  Notebooks  Judaism  1 The Freeman’s Journal, The Irish Examiner, The Irish Independent  of 2 October ...

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OED 20 Jun 2017, 00:52 by John Simpson

Comings and goings: Joyce’s words in the Oxford English Dictionary   Joyce Quotations                    Joyce First Uses 2,459                                    443 (Dec 2012: 2,367)                                                          (Dec 2012: 464)   The Oxford English Dictionary ... of his time – and particularly of Dublin in his time – copying excerpts into his notebooks and assimilating these into his works. It is not surprising, then, that the OED’s ...

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