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JOYCE, J.: Dubliners, Part I (Unabridged)


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JOYCE, J.: Dubliners, Part I (Unabridged)

This volume contains the first ten stories from Dubliners, read in their original, unabridged form by Jim Norton who has established a special reputation for his recordings of Joyce for Naxos Audiobooks. The ten stories are: The Sisters, An Encounter, Araby, Eveline, After the Race, Two Gallants, The Boarding House, A Little Cloud, Counterparts, and Clay.

Disc 1

  The Sisters
1.   'There was No Hope For Him this Time: It Was The Third Stroke' 00:06:42
2.   'The Next Morning After Breakfast, I Went Down To Look At The House In Great Britain Street... 00:04:37
3.   'In The Evening My Aunt Took Me With Her To Visit The House Of Mourning' 00:09:59
  An Encounter
4.   It Was Joe Dillon Who Introduced The Wild West To Us. 00:03:41
5.   'The Summer Holidays Were Near At Hand When I Made Up My Mind To Break Out Of The Weariness... 00:06:40
6.   'There Was Nobody But Our selves In The Field. 00:08:07
7.   'North Richmond Street, Being Blind, Was A Quiet, Street Except At The Hour When The Christian... 00:08:26
8.   On Sunday Morning I Reminded My Uncle That I Wished To Go To The Bazar In The Evening. 00:06:46
9.   She Sat At The Window Watching The Evening Invade The Avenue. 00:08:59
10.   She Stood Among The Swaying Crowd In The Station At The North Wall. 00:02:43

Disc 2

  After the Race
1.   'The Cars Came Scudding InTowards Dublin, Running Evenly Like Pellets In The Grooveof the Naas... 00:09:33
2.   That Night The City Wore The Mask Of A Capital. 00:02:15
3.   Cards! Cards! The Table Was Cleared. 00:02:33
  Two Gallants
4.   'The Grey Warm Evening Of August Had Descended Upon The City, And A Mild Warm Air, A Mild... 00:05:25
5.   Lenehan Offered His Friend A Cigarette. 00:03:45
6.   They Walked Along Nassau Street And Then Turned Into Kildare Street. 00:04:55
7.   He Walked Listlessly Round Stephen's Green And Then Down Grafton Street. 00:05:16
8.   His Mind Became Active Again. 00:03:35
  The Boarding House
9.   Mrs. Mooney Was A Butcher's Daughter. 00:07:50
10.   There Must Be Reparation Made In Such A Case. 00:07:50
11.   Polly Sat For A Littlle Time On The Side Of The Bed, Crying. 00:01:59

Disc 3

  A Little Cloud
1.   Eight Years Before He Had Seen His Friend Off At The North Wall And Wished Him God - speed... 00:09:24
2.   The Light And Noise Of The Bar Held Him At The Doorway For A Few Moments. 00:04:53
3.   Everything In Paris Is Gay. 00:09:07
4.   Little Chandler Sat In The Room Off The Hall, Holding A Child InHis Arms. 00:07:04
5.   The Bell Rang Furiously And, When Miss Parker Went To The Tube, A Furious Voice Called... 00:04:53
6.   Darkness, Accompanied By A Thick Fog, Was Gaining Upon The Dusk Of February... 00:05:36
7.   He Stood In Doorway Opposite The Office, Watching To See If The Cashier Would Come Out Alone.' 00:09:08
8.   A Very sullen - Faced Man Stood At The Corner Of O'Connell Bridge Waiting For The Little... 00:03:01
9.   The Matron Had Given Her Leave To Go Out As Soon As The Women's Tea Was Over, And Maria Looked... 00:07:08
10.   She Thought She Would have To Stand In The Drumcondra Tram Because None Of The Young Men Seemed... 00:10:16

Total Playing Time: 03:12:06

Joyce, James

Norton, Jim

Label: Naxos AudioBooks

Genre: Classic Fiction

Catalogue No: NA317312

Barcode: 9789626341735

Boxset: NAX31312

Physical Release: 04/1999

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