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Halfseasover 8 Dec 2015, 07:30 by John Simpson

The half-seas-over empire of Britain   U 5.71-2: Griffith’s paper is on the same tack now: an army rotten with venereal disease: overseas or halfseasover empire ... to think was caused by the creaking of his stiff white collar”. Joyce’s wordplay associates “half-seas over” with “overseas”. But, as is often the case, Joyce's wordplay ...

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Michael Hart 28 Nov 2013, 13:28 by JJON Editors

Gallant Michael Hart   U 17.1251-5 : Of companions now in various manners in different places defunct: Percy Apjohn (killed in action, Modder River), Philip Gilligan (phthisis, Jervis Street hospital ... by keyword (within this site) French  Lenehan  Medicine  Sport  Athletics  Horse-racing  Real name  Wordplay  Puzzles  Civil Service  Conneff  Gallaher  Nagle  Cusack  America  Pantomime  Entertainment  Theatre  Puns  Poetry  1 Richard ...

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Gimlet 17 Feb 2014, 01:26 by John Simpson

Gimlet sounded like poetry with Hamlet   U  15.3654-5:   ZOE (tragically) Hamlet, I am thy father’s gimlet! Glossators have passed lightly over Zoe’s reply to Stephen in ... repeat and proliferate. Ronan Crowley Search by keyword (within this site) Shakespeare  Drink  Theatre  Wordplay  1 See Matthew Creasy “Shakespeare Burlesque in Ulysses” in Essays in Criticism 55.2 (April ...

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Gifford Corrections 4 30 May 2018, 15:04 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 Eumaeus ... minor character from the Rate-Collector's Office   1.262-5 rheumatic wheels: cycling wordplay in the article Rheumatic wheels   6.45 racing tissues: for an explanation of Lenehan's ...

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Brixton 10 Jul 2017, 02:08 by John Simpson

George Moore and the Brixton Empire   U 7.478-9: – Imperium romanum, J.J. O’Molloy said gently. It sounds nobler than British or Brixton. Gifford is correct in linking ... regarded as a concession of defeat? Harald Beck Search by keyword (within this site) Wordplay  London  Politics  Moore  Theatre  Journalism  1 Gifford’s form “begirdle“ is a transcription error. See ...

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Gifford Corrections 3 30 May 2018, 14:59 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 ... The crossblind crux   11.496-7 left off clothes: for advertisement evidence for the wordplay involved see the article Left-off clothes   11.615 Bright's bright eye: the medical ...

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Athy 28 Nov 2013, 14:41 by John Simpson

When is a thigh not a thigh?   P I. 646-66: Why is the county of Kildare like the leg of a fellow’s breeches?     Stephen thought what could be ... the Queen’s County (cuntie).   John Simpson            Search by keyword (within this site) Puzzles  Wordplay  Back to top  

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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 ... Harald Beck/John Simpson Search by keyword (within this site) America  Religion  Advertising  Journalism  Wordplay  1   A number of Dowie’s works are readily accessible at archive.org, and cylinder ...

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Gifford Corrections 3 Oct 2018, 10:34 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 ... see The half-seas-over empire of Britain for further information on Joyce's wordplay   5.112 braided drums: an Irish origin for "drums" in the article Drums of braided ...

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entrance 28 Oct 2016, 06:17 by John Simpson

To the going-out entrance     U 12.1559:    – Mind, Joe, says I. Show us the entrance out. When tension builds up to bursting point as a result of a nasty ... and added to his notesheets.   Harald Beck   Search by keyword (within this site) Phrases  Wordplay  1 First mentioned by R.W. Dent in his carefully researched Colloquial Language in Ulysses ...

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