Ulysses by James Joyce
Few

Leopold Bloom Telemachus
Nestor
Proteus
Calypso
Lotus-Eaters
Hades
Aeolus
Lestrygonians
Scylla and Charybdis
Wandering Rocks
Sirens
Cyclops
Nausicaa
Oxen of the Sun
Circe
Eumeus
Ithaca
Penelope

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There are 74 occurrences of the word:   few

[Telemachus] [164] a few noserags. How are the secondhand breeks?
[Telemachus] [826] a few pints in me first.
[Proteus] [1998] world, including Alexandria? Someone was to read them there after a few
[Calypso] [2703] jars, eh? I have a few left from Andrews. Molly spitting them out. Knows
[Calypso] [2986] a few friends to make a scrap picnic. Give my love to mummy and to
[Lotus-Eaters] [3487] NON. Like to give them an odd cigarette. Sociable. Shout a few flying
[Hades] [4730] the end she put a few violets in her bonnet. Vain in her heart of hearts.
[Hades] [4751] pointing ahead. A few bob a skull. Just to keep them going till the
[Hades] [5161] The caretaker moved away a few paces and put on his hat. Had
[Hades] [5180] know. He died of a Tuesday. Got the run. Levanted with the cash of a few
[Hades] [5211] spades. All uncovered again for a few instants. The boy propped his wreath
[Hades] [5362] behind a few paces so as not to overhear. Martin laying down the law.
[Aeolus] [6616] --A few wellchosen words, Lenehan prefaced. Silence!
[Aeolus] [6765] WEAK AND FEW ARE HER CHILDREN: EGYPT IS AN HOST AND TERRIBLE ARE HER ARMS.
[Lestrygonians] [7612] few weeks after. Want to be a bull for her. Born courtesan. No nursery
[Lestrygonians] [7709] The Butter exchange band. Few years' time half of them magistrates and
[Lestrygonians] [8118] Like a few olives too if they had them. Italian I prefer. Good glass of
[Scylla and Charybdis] [9073] world lies there, bronzelidded, under few cheap flowers. LILIATA
[Scylla and Charybdis] [9508] How much did I spend? O, a few shillings.
[Wandering Rocks] [10491] few words. But one should be charitable. Invincible ignorance. They acted
[Wandering Rocks] [11808] --For a few days tell him, Father Cowley said anxiously.
[Wandering Rocks] [11814] --What few days? he boomed. Hasn't your landlord distrained for rent?
[Sirens] [13570] Few lines will do. My present. All that Italian florid music is. Who is
[Cyclops] [14834] chop up the rope after and sell the bits for a few bob a skull.
[Cyclops] [14899] a few bits of old biscuit out of the bottom of a Jacobs' tin he told Terry
[Cyclops] [15111] and oranges and lemonade and a few old dry buns, gob, flahoolagh
[Cyclops] [16014] whitelivered Saxons there would soon be as few Irish in Ireland as
[Cyclops] [16271] --Bloom, says he. The courthouse is a blind. He had a few bob on
[Nausicaa] [16900] few could resist. Why have women such eyes of witchery? Gerty's were of
[Nausicaa] [17849] it lasts only a few years till they settle down to potwalloping and papa's
[Nausicaa] [18209] again. No harm in him. Just a few.
[Nausicaa] [18221] Just for a few
[Oxen of the Sun] [18487] conscience to let her die. And not few and of these was young Lynch were
[Oxen of the Sun] [19112] having spoken a few words in a low tone to young Mr Dixon, retired with a
[Circe] [20131] ROLLSHUTTER. A FEW MOMENTS LATER HE EMERGES FROM UNDER THE SHUTTER,
[Circe] [21053] severe chill, have recently come from a sickbed. A few wellchosen words.
[Circe] [22097] GAZES FAR AWAY MOURNFULLY) I am ruined. A few pastilles of aconite. The
[Circe] [24031] few quims?
[Circe] [24078] keyhole and play with yourself while I just go through her a few times.
[Circe] [25319] BLOOM: Good night. I'll just wait and take him along in a few ...
[Eumeus] [25416] assuming that there was such a thing to be found. Accordingly after a few
[Eumeus] [25600] the negative for, to his chagrin, he found his cash missing. A few broken
[Eumeus] [25616] time. Who's that with you? I saw him a few times in the Bleeding Horse in
[Eumeus] [25639] Being a levelheaded individual who could give points to not a few in
[Eumeus] [25767] before, the former having previously whispered to the latter a few hints
[Eumeus] [25770] facts which quite possibly there was not one vestige of truth in. A few
[Eumeus] [26018] dear, purse permitting, a few guineas at the outside considering the fare
[Eumeus] [26498] his own say to say. He had doubled the cape a few odd times and weathered
[Eumeus] [26643] worthy of his salt that served it. Then they began to have a few
[Eumeus] [26837] spirited away by a few friends, after a strong hint to a blind horse from
[Eumeus] [26931] nonce his new misnomer) whiled away a few odd leisure moments in fits and
[Eumeus] [26989] after their redeeming features were very few and far between. It
[Eumeus] [27033] blow came as a welcome intelligence to not a few evildisposed, however,
[Eumeus] [27114] indicated. Taken a few years since. In or about ninety six. Very like her
[Eumeus] [27135] example and leave the likeness there for a very few minutes to speak for
[Eumeus] [27324] whereabouts for a few days to come, alternately racking their feelings
[Penelope] [30852] eaten oysters I think a few dozen he was in great singing voice no I
[Penelope] [31030] had a few brains not like that other fool Henny Doyle he was always
[Penelope] [31135] perfect devil for a few minutes after he came back with the stoppress
[Penelope] [31168] fear hed die of the drouth or I must do a few breathing exercises I
[Penelope] [31220] few shillings he knocks out of it and go into an office or something
[Penelope] [31273] was that 93 the canal was frozen yes it was a few months after a pity a
[Penelope] [31324] year to get a few pence for them have him asking wheres last Januarys
[Penelope] [31421] letter from a living soul except the odd few I posted to myself with bits
[Penelope] [31464] imagine me short just a few words not those long crossed letters Atty
[Penelope] [31467] say a few simple words he could twist how he liked not acting with
[Penelope] [31497] in my mouth his mouth was sweetlike young I put my knee up to him a few
[Penelope] [31501] true word spoken in jest there is a flower that bloometh a few things I
[Penelope] [31793] suppose there are a few men like that left its hard to believe in it
[Penelope] [31799] lost shes always making love to my things too the few old rags I have
[Penelope] [32165] mine there a few times for the name model laundry sending me back over
[Penelope] [32233] tasty there are a few olives in the kitchen he might like I never could
[Penelope] [32279] cheque for myself and write his name on it for a couple of pounds a few
[Penelope] [32284] turn in him Ill tighten my bottom well and let out a few smutty words