A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man (Paperback)

By James Joyce

Dover Publications, 9780486280509, 192pp.

Publication Date: May 20, 1994



Masterpiece of semi-autobiographical fiction reveals a powerful portrait of the coming of age of a young man of unusual intelligence, sensitivity, and character. Telling portrayals of an Irish upbringing and schooling, the Catholic Church and its priesthood, Parnell and Irish politics, sexual experimentation and its aftermath, and problems with art and morality.