Mrs. Dalloway

Mrs. Dalloway
Author: Virginia Woolf
Publsiher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Total Pages: 197
Release: 2002
ISBN 10: 9780151009985
ISBN 13: 0151009988
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Mrs. Dalloway Book Review:

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

Mrs Dalloway

Mrs Dalloway
Author: Virginia Woolf
Publsiher: Pan Macmillan
Total Pages: 329
Release: 2017-10-19
ISBN 10: 1509848819
ISBN 13: 9781509848812
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Mrs Dalloway Book Review:

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 Woolf's modernist classic features an afterword by editor and publisher Anna South. Designed to appeal to the booklover, the Macmillan Collector's Library is a series of beautiful gift editions of much loved classic titles. Macmillan Collector's Library are books to love and treasure.

Mrs Dalloway

Mrs Dalloway
Author: Virginia Woolf
Publsiher: Oxford University Press, USA
Total Pages: 185
Release: 2000
ISBN 10: 9780192839701
ISBN 13: 0192839705
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Mrs Dalloway Book Review:

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
Publsiher: Oberon Books
Total Pages: 120
Release: 2018-11-17
ISBN 10: 1786826410
ISBN 13: 9781786826411
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Mrs Dalloway Book Review:

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

Mrs Dalloway
Author: Virginia Woolf
Publsiher: Wordsworth Editions
Total Pages: 141
Release: 1996
ISBN 10: 9781853261916
ISBN 13: 1853261912
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Mrs Dalloway Book Review:

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 delicate artistry and lyrical prose of Woolf's fourth novel have established her as a writer of profound talent. AUTHOR: (Adeline) Virginia Woolf (1882-1941) was an English writer, whose innovative, experimental novels have had a lasting effect on the development of modern literature. Her books, such as 'Mrs Dalloway', 'The Waves' and 'To the Lighthouse', with their stream-of-consciousness structure, have led her to be recognised as one of the most significant writers of the twentieth century.

The Mrs. Dalloway Reader

The Mrs. Dalloway Reader
Author: Virginia Woolf
Publsiher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Total Pages: 378
Release: 2004
ISBN 10: 9780156030151
ISBN 13: 0156030152
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


The Mrs. Dalloway Reader Book Review:

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's Party

Mrs Dalloway's Party
Author: Virginia Woolf
Publsiher: Random House
Total Pages: 80
Release: 2017-08-10
ISBN 10: 1448139082
ISBN 13: 9781448139088
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Mrs Dalloway's Party Book Review:

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

Mrs Dalloway
Author: Julian Pattison,Virginia Woolf
Publsiher:
Total Pages: 88
Release: 1987
ISBN 10:
ISBN 13: UVA:X001293011
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


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Mrs. Dalloway

Mrs. Dalloway
Author: Woolf V.
Publsiher: Рипол Классик
Total Pages: 329
Release:
ISBN 10: 5521060901
ISBN 13: 9785521060900
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Mrs. Dalloway Book Review:

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.

Virginia Woolf's Mrs Dalloway and the Problematic of Subjectivity

Virginia Woolf's Mrs Dalloway and the Problematic of Subjectivity
Author: Iraj Montashery
Publsiher: LAP Lambert Academic Publishing
Total Pages: 96
Release: 2013-01
ISBN 10: 9783659319174
ISBN 13: 3659319171
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


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

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 essentialist notion that identities in general, and gender identities in particular, are inevitable, natural and fixed. All the chapters share the insight of social constructionism; that Clarissa's identity, far from being given in advance for her to step into, emerges over time through discursive and other social practices.

Mrs. Dalloway

Mrs. Dalloway
Author: N.A
Publsiher:
Total Pages: 86
Release: 2015-05-16
ISBN 10: 9781512244922
ISBN 13: 1512244929
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Mrs. Dalloway Book Review:

Mrs Dalloway is not your typical day-in-the-life story, but it is a day-in-the-life story - a revolutionary one at that. It covers one day for Clarissa Dalloway (with some other central characters, too) as she prepares for a big party that will take place that evening. As the novel begins, Clarissa strolls through Westminster, her neighborhood in London, on her way to a flower shop. Along the way, a few big things go down: she runs into an old friend named Hugh Whitbread, an explosion comes from a diplomatic car on its way to Buckingham Palace, and an "aeroplane" does a little skywriting. (Wow, that's way more than what typically happens to us on the way to get flowers.) When she gets back from her errand, an old friend and former suitor, Peter Walsh, shows up unexpectedly. They're happy to see each other, but there's still some tension. Peter is clearly still in love with Clarissa, and she feels like he judges her for the decisions she's made - among them marrying the conservative but loyal Richard Dalloway (instead of him). Numerous flashbacks - including one of Clarissa's kiss with a girl named Sally - fill in the story as it happened years ago at her family's country home, Bourton. Feeling desperate over his own unfulfilling life, Peter gets weepy and asks Clarissa if she really loves Richard. Before she can answer, Elizabeth (her daughter) interrupts, and Peter heads out to Regent's Park. We then move to the perspective of Septimus Warren Smith, a shell-shocked World War I veteran who saw Evans, his friend and officer, killed in war. Septimus' wife, Lucrezia, is trying to distract him as they wait for an appointment with Sir William Bradshaw, a mean old psychiatrist. The third person omniscient narrator takes us back to Septimus' life before the war: he was an aspiring poet, read Shakespeare, and loved Miss Isabel Pole. After the war and Evans' death, Septimus becomes emotionally numb - he can't feel anything. On a total whim, he becomes engaged to Lucrezia, whose home he's staying at in Milan, Italy. Back in the present day, Septimus is driven deeper into madness, including some crazy hallucinations. Lucrezia is also miserable, homesick for Italy, and tired of taking her husband to various soulless doctors. Whereas Dr Holmes thinks Septimus is just "in a funk," Dr Bradshaw diagnoses that he "lacks Proportion." Neither acknowledges the fact that the war has impacted Septimus (which seems pretty obvious to us). While Clarissa rests and prepares for the party, Richard has lunch with the impressively rich and British upper crust Lady Bruton. After lunch, Richard wants to go home and tell Clarissa he loves her, but he cops out and just gives her flowers instead. Clarissa actually cherishes the independence she has in her marriage, knowing that she could never have that with Peter. In the meantime, Clarissa's daughter goes off shopping with her friend Miss Kilman, whom Mrs Dalloway hates. And by hates, we mean despises, loathes, and absolutely cannot stand. Meanwhile, Septimus and Lucrezia wait at their apartment for Sir William Bradshaw, who is coming to take Septimus to a psychiatric home. The couple shares a rare moment of joy, but before Bradshaw enters the apartment, Septimus throws himself out the window and is impaled on the fence outside. He would rather die than have the doctor steal his soul. Yikes. When Clarissa's party begins, she circulates, making sure to pay attention to every guest - especially the prime minister (um, yeah, we'd do the same). Peter and Sally patiently await some attention from Clarissa as they talk about their memories of Bourton. A late arrival, Sir William Bradshaw, shows up with his wife, who announces that Septimus has killed himself. Clarissa is annoyed that Lady Bradshaw mentioned death at her party, but she is envious of Septimus' ability to embrace the moment. Finally, she returns to the party and her appearance fills Peter's heart with joy.

Mrs. Dalloway (Annotated)

Mrs. Dalloway (Annotated)
Author: Virginia Woolf
Publsiher: HMH
Total Pages: 304
Release: 2015-02-17
ISBN 10: 0544535030
ISBN 13: 9780544535039
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Mrs. Dalloway (Annotated) Book Review:

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 Dalloway's preparations for a party she is to give that evening,Woolf ultimately managed to reveal much more; for it is the feeling behind these daily events that gives Mrs. Dalloway its texture and richness and makes it so memorable. Annotated and with an introduction by Bonnie Scott

Mrs Dalloway in Bond Street (龐德街的達洛威夫人)

Mrs Dalloway in Bond Street (龐德街的達洛威夫人)
Author: Virginia Woolf
Publsiher: Hyweb Technology Co. Ltd.
Total Pages: 3
Release: 2011-11-15
ISBN 10:
ISBN 13:
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Mrs Dalloway in Bond Street (龐德街的達洛威夫人) Book Review:

Virginia Woolf's Mrs. Dalloway

Virginia Woolf's Mrs. Dalloway
Author: Jeremy Hawthorn
Publsiher: London : published for Sussex University Press by Chatto & Windus
Total Pages: 110
Release: 1975
ISBN 10:
ISBN 13: UCSC:32106015456368
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


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Mrs Dalloway

Mrs Dalloway
Author: Virginia Woolf
Publsiher: Independently Published
Total Pages: 336
Release: 2019-01-24
ISBN 10: 9781794604100
ISBN 13: 1794604103
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Mrs Dalloway Book Review:

Mrs Dalloway (published on 14 May 1925) is a novel by Virginia Woolf that details a day in the life of Clarissa Dalloway in post-World War I England. Mrs Dalloway continues to be 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's story is of Clarissa's preparations for a party of which she is to be hostess. With the interior perspective of the novel, the story travels forwards and back in time, and in and out of the characters' minds, to construct a complete image of Clarissa's life and of the inter-war social structure.

Mrs. Dalloway - Broadview Edition

Mrs. Dalloway - Broadview Edition
Author: Virginia Woolf
Publsiher: Broadview Press
Total Pages: 300
Release: 2012-12-28
ISBN 10: 1551117231
ISBN 13: 9781551117232
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Mrs. Dalloway - Broadview Edition Book Review:

Mrs. Dalloway takes place on one day in the middle of June 1923. Its plot is seemingly thin: a middle-aged society hostess is having a party; she hopes the Prime Minister will attend; she reconnects with old friends from her youth. From these slimmest of premises a whole world unfolds. Of all of Virginia Woolf’s novels, it is Mrs. Dalloway that appears to speak most intimately to our own time. Selected contemporary reviews, both positive and negative, are included in the appendices of this edition, as are materials on the literary, political, medical, and educational contexts of the novel.

Clarissa Dalloway

Clarissa Dalloway
Author: Harold Bloom
Publsiher: Chelsea House Pub
Total Pages: 207
Release: 1990
ISBN 10:
ISBN 13: STANFORD:36105034358676
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Clarissa Dalloway Book Review:

Central Themes, Motifs and Symbols in Virginia Woolf's "Mrs Dalloway"

Central Themes, Motifs and Symbols in Virginia Woolf's
Author: Thea Resbot
Publsiher: GRIN Verlag
Total Pages: 12
Release: 2018-02-12
ISBN 10: 3668634572
ISBN 13: 9783668634572
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Central Themes, Motifs and Symbols in Virginia Woolf's "Mrs Dalloway" Book Review:

Seminar paper from the year 2015 in the subject Didactics - English - Literature, Works, grade: 1,7, University of Potsdam, language: English, abstract: Virginia Woolf is one of the most famous modernist female British writers of the 20th century. Throughout the years of being an author, she develops an experimental writing style, which is already noticeable in "Mrs Dalloway". This book was published in 1925 by the Hogarth Press, which she founded, together with her husband Leonard Sidney Woolf. "Mrs Dalloway" is based on the two short stories “Mrs Dalloway in Bond Street” and “The Prime Minister” and depicts one day in the life of the fictional protagonists Clarissa Dalloway and Septimus Warren Smith, who do not know each other and never actually meet during the day either. Throughout the description of this day, the presence intertwines with the past, with the usage of flashbacks to illustrate memories.

Mrs. Dalloway: Special Edition

Mrs. Dalloway: Special Edition
Author: Virginia Woolf
Publsiher:
Total Pages: 276
Release: 2018-04-07
ISBN 10: 9781987401677
ISBN 13: 1987401670
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Mrs. Dalloway: Special Edition Book Review:

Mrs Dalloway is a novel by Virginia Woolf that details a day in the life of Clarissa Dalloway in post-World War I England. Mrs Dalloway continues to be 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's story is of Clarissa's preparations for a party of which she is to be hostess. With the interior perspective of the novel, the story travels forwards and back in time, and in and out of the characters' minds, to construct a complete image of Clarissa's life and of the inter-war social structure.We are delighted to publish this classic book as part of our extensive Classic Library collection. Many of the books in our collection have been out of print for decades, and therefore have not been accessible to the general public. The aim of our publishing program is to facilitate rapid access to this vast reservoir of literature, and our view is that this is a significant literary work, which deserves to be brought back into print after many decades. The contents of the vast majority of titles in the Classic Library have been scanned from the original works. To ensure a high quality product, each title has been meticulously hand curated by our staff. Our philosophy has been guided by a desire to provide the reader with a book that is as close as possible to ownership of the original work. We hope that you will enjoy this wonderful classic work, and that for you it becomes an enriching experience.

Mrs. Dalloway

Mrs. Dalloway
Author: Richard J. Lane
Publsiher: Gale Cengage
Total Pages: 160
Release: 2001
ISBN 10: 9780787652425
ISBN 13: 0787652423
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Mrs. Dalloway Book Review:

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