A select bibliography

Primary texts

'Ulysses: The 1922 Text, ed. Jeri Johnson, 1993 (facsimile of first edition, with extensive introduction, composition and publishing history, and explanatory notes).

Ulysses: Annotated Students' Edition (Penguin Modern Classics), 2000.


James Joyce Review, 1957-59.

James Joyce Quarterly, 1963-.

James Joyce Broadsheet, 1980-.

James Joyce Literary Supplement, 1987-.

Joyce Studies Annual, 1990-2004.

Hypermedia Joyce Studies, 1996 & 1998- (online).

Genetic Joyce Studies, 2001- (online).

Guides and studies

Attridge, Derek, ed. James Joyce's "Ulysses": A Casebook, 2004.

Benstock, Shari and Bernard Benstock. Who's He When He's At Home?: A James Joyce Directory, 1980 (character lists; also available online).

Blamires, Harry, The New Bloomsday Book: A Guide through "Ulysses", 3rd ed., 1996.

Budgen, Frank, James Joyce and the Making of "Ulysses", 1934 (also available online).

Ellmann, Richard, Ulysses on the Liffey, 1972.

French, Marilyn, The Book as World: James Joyce's "Ulysses", 1977.

Gifford, Don with Robert J. Seidman, "Ulysses" Annotated, 2nd ed., 1989 (1st ed., Notes for Joyce: "Ulysses", 1974).

Gilbert, Stuart, James Joyce's "Ulysses": A Study, 1930; 1952.

Gunn, Ian and Clive Hart, James Joyce's Dublin: A Topographical Guide to the Dublin of Ukysses, 2004.

Hart, Clive and David Hayman, ed., James Joyce's "Ulysses": Critical Essays, 1974.

Herring, Phillip F, ed., Joyce's "Ulysses" Notesheets in the British Museum, 1972.

Herring, Phillip F, ed. Joyce's Notes and Early Drafts for "Ulysses": Selections from the Buffalo Collection, 1977.

Kenner, Hugh, "Ulysses", 1980; rev. ed. 1987.

Kiberd, Declan, Ulysses and Us: The Art of Everyday Living, 2009.

Killeen, Terence, "Ulysses" Unbound, 2004.

Lawrence, Karen, The Odyssey of Style in "Ulysses", 1981.

McCarthy, John F, Joyce's Dublin: A Walking Guide to Ulysses, 1992

Peake, C S, James Joyce: The Citizen and the Artist, 1977 (also available online).

Raleigh, John Henry, The Chronicle of Leopold and Molly Bloom: "Ulysses" as Narrative, 1977.

Schutte, William, Index of Recurrent Elements in "Ulysses", 1982.

Sherry, Vincent, Joyce: "Ulysses": A Student Guide, 1994; rev. ed., 2004.

Startup, Frank, James Joyce: A Beginner's Guide,2001.

Steppe, Wolfhard with Hans Walter Gabler, A Handlist to James Joyce's "Ulysses": A Complete Alphabetical Index to the Critical Reading Text, 1985.

Thornton, Weldon, Allusions in "Ulysses": An Annotated List, 1968.

Films and videos

Ulysses, directed by Joseph Strick, 1967.

Bloom, directed by Sean Walsh, 2004.

Bloom Is a Cod! The Bloomsday Centenary, produced by Book-TV (Canada), 2004.

Bloomsday Cabaret, directed by Rosemary House, 2004.

Imagining "Ulysses", produced by RTE (Irish television), 2004.

Recorded readings

Ulysses: "Aeolus" (excerpts; 1924) and Finnegans Wake: "Anna Livia Plurabelle" (excerpts; 1929), read by James Joyce.

Ulysses: "Nausicaa" (excerpts), read by E G Marshall and "Penelope" (excerpts), read by Siobhan McKenna, 1958.

Ulysses: "Calypso" (1963), "Lotus Eaters" (1963), "Hades" (1964), "Lestrygonians" (1961), and "Sirens" (1965); produced by Zack Bowen.

Ulysses, abridged reading by Jim Norton and Marcella Riordan, 1994; complete reading, 2004.

Ulysses, complete reading by RTE (Irish radio) Players, 1982; CDs 2004.

Ulysses, complete reading by Donal Donnelly and Miriam Healy-Louie, 1995.