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The Tortured Life of Scofield Thayer$
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James Dempsey

Print publication date: 2014

Print ISBN-13: 9780813049267

Published to Florida Scholarship Online: September 2014

DOI: 10.5744/florida/9780813049267.001.0001

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Return of the Prodigal

Return of the Prodigal

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(p.165) 20 Return of the Prodigal
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The Tortured Life of Scofield Thayer
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James Dempsey

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University Press of Florida
DOI:10.5744/florida/9780813049267.003.0020

Alyse Gregory and her husband visit Thayer and find him in a poor state. They decide it best that he return with them to England, but at the railway station he has a change of heart and flees. Meanwhile, Marianne Moore is the de facto editor of The Dial (a position which she is officially given later), where she causes something of a kerfuffle by refusing to publish James Joyce's Finnegans Wake unless she can cut it. Joyce refuses. Eventually, Thayer's mother goes to Vienna and brings her son back home.

Keywords:   Alyse Gregory, Marianne Moore, James Joyce, Finnegans Wake, Sylvia Beach

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