Mrs. Dalloway
Score: 3.5
From 73 Ratings

Mrs. Dalloway


  • Author: Virginia Woolf
  • Release Date : 2005-08-01
  • Genre: Classics
  • File Size: 4857542 Bytes


Heralded as Virginia Woolf's greatest novel, this is a vivid portrait of a single day in a woman's life. When we meet her, Mrs. Clarissa Dalloway is preoccupied with the last-minute details of party preparation while in her mind she is something much more than a perfect society hostess. As she readies her house, she is flooded with remembrances of faraway times. And, met with the realities of the present, Clarissa reexamines the choices that brought her there, hesitantly looking ahead to the unfamiliar work of growing old."Mrs. Dalloway was the first novel to split the atom. If the novel before Mrs. Dalloway aspired to immensities of scope and scale, to heroic journeys across vast landscapes, with Mrs. Dalloway Virginia Woolf insisted that it could ...

Mrs. Dalloway
Score: 3.5
From 5 Ratings

Mrs. Dalloway


  • Author: Virginia Woolf
  • Release Date : 2019-09-24
  • Genre: Classics
  • File Size: 3571765 Bytes


This masterpiece of modern literature by the author of Orlando is an intimate and probing account of a single day in the life of a London society woman. It’s the spring of 1923 and Clarissa Dalloway must prepare her Westminster home for the guests she will receive this evening. As the wife of a Parliament Minister, proper decorum is of upmost importance, and she decides to buy the flowers herself. Walking through the streets of London, Clarissa’s entire life swirls through her mind as Big Ben tolls out the passing hours of the day.   On her journey, Clarissa will encounter friends and memories; regrets and dreams of what might have been. From her happy youth to the realities of World War I and the very logical reasons for marrying her husban...

Mrs  Dalloway
Score: 3
From 11 Ratings

Mrs Dalloway


  • Author : Virginia Woolf
  • Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Release Date : 1990
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0156628708


Mrs Dalloway Book Description :

A poignant portrayal of the thoughts and events that comprise one day in a woman's life...

Mrs Dalloway
Score: 3.5
From 142 Ratings

Mrs Dalloway


  • Author : Virginia Woolf
  • Publisher : Penguin UK
  • Release Date : 2000-05-25
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780141904108


Mrs Dalloway Book Description :

'One of the most moving, revolutionary artworks of the twentieth century' Michael Cunningham Clarissa Dalloway, elegant and vivacious, is preparing for a party and remembering those she once loved. In another part of London, Septimus Warren Smith is suffering from shell-shock and on the brink of madness. Smith's day interweaves with that of Clarissa and her friends, their lives converging as the party reaches its glittering climax. Virginia Woolf's masterly novel, in which she perfected the interior monologue, brings past, present and future together on one momentous day in June 1923. Edited by Stella McNichol with an Introduction and Notes by Elaine Showalter...

Mrs Dalloway
Score: 4
From 23 Ratings

Mrs Dalloway


  • Author : Virginia Woolf
  • Publisher : Wordsworth Editions
  • Release Date : 1996
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1853261912


Mrs Dalloway Book Description :

With an Introduction and Notes by Merry M. Pawlowski, Professor and Chair, Department of English, California State University,Bakersfield. Virginia Woolf's singular technique in Mrs Dalloway heralds a break with the traditional novel form and reflects a genuine humanity and a concern with the experiences that both enrich and stultify existence. Society hostess, Clarissa Dalloway is giving a party. Her thoughts and sensations on that one day, and the interior monologues of others whose lives are interwoven with hers gradually reveal the characters of the central protagonists. Clarissa's life is touched by tragedy as the events in her day run parallel to those of Septimus Warren Smith, whose madness escalates as his life draws toward inevitable suicide...

The Mrs  Dalloway Reader
Score: 3.5
From 5 Ratings

The Mrs Dalloway Reader


  • Author : Virginia Woolf
  • Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Release Date : 2004
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0156030152


The Mrs Dalloway Reader Book Description :

The complete text of Woolf's masterpiece "Mrs. Dalloway" is accompanied by Mrs. Dalloway's Party, journal entries and letters related to the book, and a collection of critical reviews, essays, and commentary by other writers....

Virginia Woolf s Mrs Dalloway and the Problematic of Subjectivity

Virginia Woolf s Mrs Dalloway and the Problematic of Subjectivity


  • Author : Iraj Montashery
  • Publisher : LAP Lambert Academic Publishing
  • Release Date : 2013-01
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 3659319171


Virginia Woolf s Mrs Dalloway and the Problematic of Subjectivity Book Description :

Virginia Woolf in Mrs Dalloway (1925) primarily focuses on Clarissa Dalloway's multifaceted identity. To label and accordingly analyse Virginia Woolf's Mrs Dalloway as solely an epitome of modernist novel would be reductionistic and would not reveal its multidimensionality and multifacetedness; therefore, multidisciplinarity, a poststructural approach, was adopted to open up the existing disciplines to new perspectives, to shed more light on the problematic of subjectivity from different disciplines simultaneously. The book attempts to offer a vantage point of standing above and seeing the interdependency of language, discourse, power, ideology, ethics and the body in construction of Clarissa Dalloway's labyrinthine subjectivity and challenges the es...

Mrs Dalloway

Mrs Dalloway


  • Author : Hal Coase
  • Publisher : Oberon Books
  • Release Date : 2018-11-17
  • Genre: Drama
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781786826411


Mrs Dalloway Book Description :

On a single day in 1920s London, we delve deep into the life of Clarissa Dalloway, as she prepares to throw a party for her high-society friends and members of the Government. In the same city, a very different story unfolds, as first world war veteran Septimus Warren Smith seeks help from the ruling class that Clarissa entertains. A fast-paced, dynamic take on Virginia Woolf‘s classic tale Mrs Dalloway, in a bold new free version by Hal Coase....

Mrs  Dalloway  Annotated

Mrs Dalloway Annotated


  • Author : Virginia Woolf
  • Publisher : HMH
  • Release Date : 2015-02-17
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780544535039


Mrs Dalloway Annotated Book Description :

Harcourt is proud to introduce new annotated editions of three Virginia Woolf classics, ideal for the college classroom and beyond. For the first time, students reading these books will have the resources at hand to help them understand the text as well as the reasons and methods behind Woolf's writing. We've commissioned the best-known Woolf scholars in the field to provide invaluable introductions, editing, critical analysis, and suggestions for further reading. These much-awaited volumes are the first of many annotated Woolf editions Harcourt plans on publishing in the coming years. This brilliant novel explores the hidden springs of thought and action in one day of a woman's life. Direct and vivid in her account of the details of Clarissa Dallowa...

Mrs Dalloway

Mrs Dalloway


  • Author : Julian Pattison
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 1987
  • Genre: English fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : UVA:X001293011


Mrs Dalloway Book Description :

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Mrs  Dalloway

Mrs Dalloway


  • Author : Virginia Woolf
  • Publisher : Read Books Ltd
  • Release Date : 2020-07-31
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781528791076


Mrs Dalloway Book Description :

First published in 1925, “Mrs Dalloway” is a novel by Virginia Woolf that chronicles a day in the life of Clarissa Dalloway, an English aristocrat living after the Great War. Amongst her most famous works, “Mrs Dalloway” deals with such themes as mental illness, existentialism, feminism, and bisexuality. A classic novel that deserves a place on every bookshelf and is not to be missed by fans of Woolf's seminal work. Adeline Virginia Woolf (1882–1941) was an English writer. She is widely hailed as being among the most influential modernist authors of the 20th century and a pioneer of stream of consciousness narration. Woolf suffered numerous nervous breakdowns during her life primarily as a result of the deaths of family members, and it is n...

Mrs Dalloway s Party

Mrs Dalloway s Party


  • Author : Virginia Woolf
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Release Date : 2017-08-10
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781448139088


Mrs Dalloway s Party Book Description :

Written in the same period as Mrs Dalloway these seven short stories show the author's fascination with parties and with all the excitement, the fluctuations of mood and temper and the heightened emotions which surround these social occasions. Mrs Dalloway's Party is enchanting piece of work by one of our most acclaimed twentieth-century writers....