The Quays

Detail. Area illustrated is indicated within red rectangle (right)

This print covers the Quays along the river Liffey from Inchicore in the west to the Haípenny Bridge in the city centre. The area is rich in landmarks and historical sites:

St. Catherineís Church, Christ Church Cathedral, St. Michanís Church, Dublin Castle, Guinness brewery, the Royal Hospital at Kilmainham (now the Irish Museum of Modern Art), ĎRichmond Lunatic Asylumí,

Smithfield Market and the Four Courts.

References to Ulysses include Leopold Bloom buying a copy of the book

The Sweets of Sin for his wife Molly under Merchantís Arch in Templebar, and arriving and departing from Barney Kiernanís pub. References to other characters include Blazes Boylan, Lenehan and McCoy, Paddy Dignam and Simon Dedalus.

This map also contains references to episodes in Homerís Odyssey, which was a central source for Joyce.