Pomes Penyeach

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Joyce, James. Pomes Penyeach. London: Faber & Faber, 1933. First English Edition5" x 7"; 22 pages. Original, light blue paper wrappers. Binding remains stiff and the interior is bright and clean.

A collection of thirteen poems by James Joyce that was written over twenty years (1904 - 1924) in several different European cities in Ireland, Italy, Switzerland, and France. 

Poems include:

  • Tilly (Dublin, 1904, originally known as "Cabra")
  • Watching the Needleboats at San Sabba (Trieste, 1912)
  • A Flower Given to My Daughter (Trieste, 1913)
  • She Weeps over Rahoon (Trieste, 1913)
  • Tutto è sciolto (Trieste, 13 July 1914)
  • On the Beach at Fontana (Trieste, 1914)
  • Simples (Trieste, 1914)
  • Flood (Trieste, 1915)
  • Nightpiece (Trieste, 22 January 1915)
  • Alone (Zurich,1916)
  • A Memory of the Players in a Mirror at Midnight (Zurich, 1917)
  • Bahnhofstrasse (Zurich, 1918)
  • A Prayer (Paris 1924)