On this day: Ulysses in 1922

800px-Manchester_John_Rylands_Library_James_Joyce_16-10-2009_13-55-16De Ulysses van James Joyce in de John Rylands Library in Manchester, Engeland

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Irish writer James Joyce’s iconic book Ulysses was first published on the 2nd of February, 1922.

Approximately 265000 words long, it would be named one of the 100 best English-language novels of the 20th century.

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