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Orlando : a biography

Author: Virginia Woolf
Publisher: Ware : Wordsworth, 1995.
Series: Wordsworth classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Virginia Woolf's exuberant 'biography' tells the story of the cross-dressing, sex-changing Orlando who begins life as a young noble in the sixteenth century and moves through numerous historical and geographical worlds to finish as a modern woman writer in the 1920s. The book is in part a happy tribute to the 'life' that her love for Vita Sackville-West had breathed into Virginia Woolf's own day-to-day existence; it  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Virginia Woolf
ISBN: 1853262390 9781853262395
OCLC Number: 33164739
Description: 162 pages ; 20 cm.
Series Title: Wordsworth classics.
Responsibility: Virginia Woolf.

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Orlando, a young nobleman in Elizabeth's England, awaits a visit from the Queen. Now, an ambassador in Costantinople, awakes to find that he is a woman.  Read more...

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