Mrs. Dalloway


  • Author: Virginia Woolf
  • Release Date : 2019-09-24
  • Genre: Classics
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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...

Score: 3.5
From 71 Ratings

Mrs. Dalloway


  • Author: Virginia Woolf
  • Release Date : 2005-08-01
  • Genre: Classics
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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
From 11 Ratings

Mrs Dalloway


  • Author : Virginia Woolf
  • Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Release Date : 2002
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0151009988


Mrs Dalloway Book Description :

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

Mrs Dalloway

Mrs Dalloway


  • Author : Virginia Woolf
  • Publisher : Pan Macmillan
  • Release Date : 2017-10-19
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781509848812


Mrs Dalloway Book Description :

On a perfect June morning, Clarissa Dalloway – fashionable, worldly, wealthy, an accomplished hostess – sets off to buy flowers for the party she will host that evening. She is preoccupied with thoughts of the present and memories of the past, and from her interior monologue emerge the people who have touched her life. On the same day, Septimus Warren Smith, a shell-shocked survivor of the Great War, commits suicide, and casual mention of his death at the party provokes in Clarissa thoughts of her own isolation and loneliness. Bold and experimental, Virginia Woolf's Mrs Dalloway is a landmark in twentieth-century fiction and a book that gets better and better with every reading. This elegant Macmillan Collector’s Library edition of Virginia Woo...

Mrs Dalloway
Score: 3.5
From 158 Ratings

Mrs Dalloway


  • Author : Virginia Woolf
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release Date : 2000
  • Genre: First loves
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0192839705


Mrs Dalloway Book Description :

Heralded as Woolf's greatest work of fiction, "Mrs. Dalloway" is not only a thorough rendering of a vivid human life, it is the outline on paper of human consciousness. In this vivid portrait of a single day in a woman's life, Clarissa Dalloway readies her house for friends and neighbors as she is is flooded with remembrances of faraway times....

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
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....

Mrs Dalloway

Mrs Dalloway


  • Author : Julian Pattison
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 1987
  • Genre: Literary Criticism
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : UVA:X001293011


Mrs Dalloway Book Description :

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Mrs  Dalloway

Mrs Dalloway


  • Author : Woolf V.
  • Publisher : Рипол Классик
  • Release Date :
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9785521060900


Mrs Dalloway Book Description :

Mrs. Dalloway is a novel by Virginia Woolf that details a day in the life of Clarissa Dalloway, a fictional high-society woman in post-World War I England. It is one of Woolf’s best-known novels. Created from two short stories, Mrs Dalloway in Bond Street and the unfinished The Prime Minister, the novel addresses Clarissa’s preparations for a party she will host that evening. Mrs. Dalloway is linguistically inventive, but the novel also has an enormous amount to say about its characters. Woolf handles their situations with dignity and respect....

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....

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...