A Portrait begun existence in 1904 as Stephen Hero—a projected 63-chapter autobiographical novel in a pragmatic type. After 25 chapters, Joyce deserted Stephen Hero in 1907 and set to transforming its issues and protagonist right into a condensed five-chapter novel, dishing out with strict realism and making large use of loose oblique speech that permits the reader to look into Stephen's constructing cognizance. American modernist poet Ezra Pound had the radical serialised within the English literary journal The Egoist in 1914 and 1915, and released as a booklet in 1916 by means of B. W. Huebsch of recent York. The book of A Portrait and the fast tale assortment Dubliners (1914) earned Joyce a spot on the vanguard of literary modernism.
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