skip to content
Mrs Dalloway Preview this item
ClosePreview this item

Mrs Dalloway

Author: Virginia Woolf
Publisher: London ; Sydney : Grafton Books, 1976.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
"Set on a hot London day in June 1923, Mrs Dalloway explores both the raw hold of the past and the brighter potential of the future. The tragedy of the First World War is still a vivid presence, and the constraints of time and the freedoms of the mind, the abuse of power and the force of love, are themes that intertwine as the day unfolds. Clarissa Dalloway is the wife of an MP and an assured socialite, yet as she  Read more...
You are not connected to the UC San Diego Library network. Access to online content and services may require you to authenticate with your library. Off-Campus Access
Getting this item's online copy... Getting this item's online copy...

Find a copy in the library

Getting this item's location and availability... Getting this item's location and availability...

WorldCat

Find it in libraries globally
Worldwide libraries own this item

Details

Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Virginia Woolf
ISBN: 0586044469 9780586044469
OCLC Number: 154247067
Notes: Originally published: London : Hogarth Press, 1925.
A Triad Grafton book.
Description: 172 pages ; 18 cm
Responsibility: Virginia Woolf.

Abstract:

"Set on a hot London day in June 1923, Mrs Dalloway explores both the raw hold of the past and the brighter potential of the future. The tragedy of the First World War is still a vivid presence, and the constraints of time and the freedoms of the mind, the abuse of power and the force of love, are themes that intertwine as the day unfolds. Clarissa Dalloway is the wife of an MP and an assured socialite, yet as she prepares for her party the links between her and the shell-shocked Septimus Warren Smith become ever more apparent."--BOOK JACKET (Oxford World's Classics).
Retrieving notes about this item Retrieving notes about this item

Reviews

User-contributed reviews

Tags

All user tags (3)

View most popular tags as: tag list | tag cloud

Similar Items

Related Subjects:(4)

User lists with this item (1)

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.