Jacob's Room [NOOK Book]

Overview

Woolf's third novel published in 1922 centers around the life of Jacob Flanders. In an innovative style, Jacob is presented to the reader entirely through impressions of the other characters including the repressed upper-middle-class Clara Durrant and the uninhibited young art student Florinda.
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Jacob's Room

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Overview

Woolf's third novel published in 1922 centers around the life of Jacob Flanders. In an innovative style, Jacob is presented to the reader entirely through impressions of the other characters including the repressed upper-middle-class Clara Durrant and the uninhibited young art student Florinda.
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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940012246226
  • Publisher: Girlebooks
  • Publication date: 3/14/2011
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • File size: 192 KB

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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 16, 2009

    woolf's favorite novel

    Of all her books, Virginia Woolf's "Jacob's Room" was her favorite. It is like an Impressionist painting - sketches and outlines of characters, hints of plot, swirling language. It's a beautifully written novel- but be sure to take the time to read it carefully.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 11, 2000

    alone in the night ...

    this book is very tiring one... you have to read it in the silence of the night. why? because this one gives you the sensation of being another one, being a very misterious.. being loved but unknown, being frustrated for live but you desire to live forever...

    1 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 24, 2013

    Rm

    U here

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  • Posted October 12, 2009

    Jacob's Schmacob

    Maybe I wasn't in the mood for some artsy-fartsy literary style, but I couldn't get interested in this book in the first 20 pages, and had to put it down. I'll let my guilt over that fester for a while and try again, but I'm not holding out much hope that it'll somehow be better the second time.

    0 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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