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Author: Virginia Woolf; David Bradshaw
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2008.
Series: Oxford world's classics (Oxford University Press)
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This selection brings together thirty of Woolf's best essays across a wide range of subjects including writing and reading, the role and reputation of women writers, the art of biography, and the  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Virginia Woolf; David Bradshaw
ISBN: 9780199212811 0199212813
OCLC Number: 164803516
Description: xxxix, 244 p. ; 20 cm.
Contents: The Decay of Essay-Writing; Modern Fiction; The Modern Essay; How it Strikes a Contemporary; Mr Bennett and Mrs Brown; Character in Fiction; Impassioned Prose; How Should One Read a Book?; Poetry, Fiction and the Future; Craftsmanship; The Feminine Note in Fiction; Women Novelists; Women and Fiction; Professions for Women; Memories of a Working Women's Guild; Why?; The New Biography; On Being Ill; The Art of Biography; Thunder at Wembley; The Cinema; Street Haunting: A London Adventure; The Sun and the Fish; The Docks of London; Oxford Street Tide; Evening over Sussex: Reflections in a Motor Car; Flying over London; Why Art Today Follows Politics; Thoughts on Peace in an Air Raid
Series Title: Oxford world's classics (Oxford University Press)
Other Titles: Essays.
Responsibility: Virginia Woolf ; edited with an introduction and notes by David Bradshaw.
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