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Irish Ingenuity
Review of Ulysses - James Joyce by 1st2thebar

Advantages: A lifetime of content
Disadvantages: The misconceptions and scandals linked to the masterpiece

Publisher: Silvia Beach 1922 Duration: 682 pages Quick synopsis: 'Ulysses' is based on one day; the day is...16th day of June 1904, Dublin, Ireland — whereby it is actually uneventful; the day arrives, the day ends - the void enters another v ... Read review

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fabulous by jb0077
It still seems too much like hard work. by hiker

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02.02.2016 17:03
A Labyrinth of Interconnecting Guilts
Review of The Genius and the Goddess - Aldous Huxley by hiker

Advantages: Much easier than most of Huxley and with a proper story
Disadvantages: None

...now got to grips with the idea that Huxley doesn’t so much want to tell a story as expound his ideas. Once you know that, it makes it easier to choose whether to read him or not. On balance, I have come down on the side of not – ... Read review

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23.01.2016 17:29
Stop Time Now, I want this one to end
Review of Time Must Have A Stop - Aldous Huxley by hiker

Advantages: Highly intellectual
Disadvantages: Not particularly enjoyable

Sometimes we start reading "authors" as opposed to specific books, because we feel we ''should''. So it was with me and Huxley. I seem to remember reading and actually enjoying the classic ''Brave New World'' and so felt compelled to explore more of the ... Read review

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sounds like hard work! by rolandrat123
Clearly not one for me, I am definitely a lightweight when it comes to reading. R. by RICHADA
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21.01.2016 22:13
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