by Virginia Woolf
Publisher: eBooks@Adelaide 2004
Impressionistic novel by Virginia Woolf, published in 1922. Experimental in form, it centers on the character of Jacob Flanders, a lonely young man unable to synthesize his love of classical culture with the chaotic reality of contemporary society, notably the turbulence of World War I.
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by Virginia Woolf - Duckworth Overlook
Virginia Woolf's second novel is both a love story and a social comedy, yet it also subtly undermines these traditions, questioning a woman's role and the very nature of experience. A superb book that you will remember long after you read it.
by Virginia Woolf - eBooks@Adelaide
In these stories conventional notions of plot and character are abandoned for a stream of consciousness, almost dream-like form of prose. Readers will find the brevity of this volume helpful in overcoming any unfamiliarity with this style of writing.
by Virginia Woolf - Duckworth
In The Voyage Out, one of Woolf's wittiest, socially satirical novels, Rachel Vinrace embarks for South America on her father's ship, and is launched on a course of self-discovery in a modern version of the mythic voyage.
by Virginia Woolf - Hogarth Press
One of Woolf's most experimental novels, The Waves presents six characters in monologue - from childhood into old age - against a background of the sea. The result is a chorus of voices that celebrate the connection between its various parts.