Unravels the mysteries of James Joyce.
A daunting and delightful book.
All readers who contemplate any exegetical move whatsoever in the Wake must put the revised Annotations on the top of their pile of reference books.
McHugh remains admirable for his collection.
It is hard to think of any reader of Finnegans Wake who would not have Roland McHugh's Annotations... on his desk.
I don't think we still have readers such as Roland McHugh who read the Wake without any help: most novices read the Wake in one hand and McHugh's Annotations in the other.
Conventions and Abbreviations
Annotations to Finnegans Wake