Virginia Woolf (38 libri)

(18821941)

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Virginia Woolf (January 25, 1882 – March 28, 1941) was an English novelist and essayist regarded as one of the foremost modernist literary figures of the twentieth century.

During the interwar period, Woolf was a significant figure in London literary society and a member of the Bloomsbury Group. Her most famous works include the novels Mrs Dalloway (1925), To the Lighthouse (1927), and Orlando… (più)

 

The Voyage Out

di Virginia Woolf

Rachel Vinrace embarks for South America on her father's ship and is launched on a course of self-discovery in a kind of modern mythical voyage. The mismatched jumble of passengers provide Woolf with an opportunity...

The Mark on the Wall

Kew Gardens

Night and Day

di Virginia Woolf

Set in Edwardian London, Night and Day contrasts the daily lives and romantic attachments of two acquaintances, Katharine Hilbery and Mary Datchet. The novel examines the relationships between love, marriage,...

Solid Objects

An Unwritten Novel

A Haunted House

di Virginia Woolf

Virginia Woolf's intention to publish her short stories is carried out in this volume, posthumously collected by her husband, Leonard Woolf. Containing six of eight stories from Monday or Tuesday, seven that...

Monday or Tuesday

The String Quartet

A Society

Lunes o martes

di Virginia Woolf

Lunes o martes, el único volumen de cuentos de Virginia Woolf que vio la luz pública durante su vida, en 1921.

Una casa encantada

di Virginia Woolf

En 1940, Virginia Woolf decidió formar un nuevo volumen de cuentos, al que incorporaría la mayoría de los relatos originariamente aparecidos en Lunes o martes, así como otros posteriormente incluidos en...

El foco

di Virginia Woolf

Relato enigmático y poético que la autora lo reescribió muchísimas veces. Presenta a personajes en un momento de su existencia, que considera esencial, el azar determina que un pequeño gesto, en este caso...

El cuarteto de cuerdas

di Virginia Woolf

En este cuento, Virginia Woolf explora los matices de la música, de un modo acorde a sus propias impresiones. Es decir, cuestionando y ahondando constantemente en esas impresiones. ¿Es la experiencia estética...

Jacob's Room

di Virginia Woolf

The novel centres, in a very ambiguous way, around the life story of the protagonist Jacob Flanders, and is presented entirely by the impressions other characters have of Jacob (except for those times when we...

In the Orchard

Mrs Dalloway in Bond Street

Mrs. Dalloway

di Virginia Woolf

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....

A Woman's College from the Outside

To the Lighthouse

di Virginia Woolf

To the Lighthouse (5 May 1927) is a novel by Virginia Woolf. A landmark novel of high modernism, the text, centering on the Ramsay family and their visits to the Isle of Skye in Scotland between 1910 and 1920,...

The New Dress

Moments of Being. "Slater's Pins Have No Points"

Orlando

di Virginia Woolf

Orlando: A Biography is an influential novel by Virginia Woolf, first published on 11 October 1928. A semi-biographical novel based in part on the life of Woolf's lover Vita Sackville-West, it is generally considered...

The Lady in the Looking-Glass

A Room of One's Own

di Virginia Woolf

A Room of One's Own is an extended essay by Virginia Woolf. First published on 24 October 1929, the essay was based on a series of lectures she delivered at Newnham College and Girton College, two women's colleges...

The Waves

di Virginia Woolf

One of Woolf’s most experimental novels, The Waves presents six characters in monologue - from morning until night, from childhood into old age - against a background of the sea. The result is a glorious chorus...

Flush: A Biography

di Virginia Woolf

Flush: A Biography, an imaginative biography of Elizabeth Barrett Browning's cocker spaniel, is a cross-genre blend of fiction and nonfiction. Commonly read as a modernist consideration of city life seen through...

The Years

The Shooting Party

The Duchess and the Jeweller

La Duquesa y el Joyero

di Virginia Woolf

En este relato interactúan por lazos comerciales el señor Bacon, un hombre maduro, que hizo fortuna con la joyería y una aristócrata venida a menos, la duquesa de Lambourne por su marido arruinado. La mujer...

Lappin and Lappinova

Between the Acts

di Virginia Woolf

In Woolf’s last novel, the action takes place on one summer’s day at a country house in the heart of England, where the villagers are presenting their annual pageant. A lyrical, moving valedictory.

The Man Who Loved His Kind

The Searchlight

The Legacy

Together and Apart

A Summing Up

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Dom 31 Lug 2011, 00:25:37 +0200

Thank you very much