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The Common Reader, Second Series
     

The Common Reader, Second Series

by Virginia Woolf
 

This is her second series of essays, first published in 1932, in which she turns her brilliant eye on Lord Chesterfield’s letters, the novels of George Gissing, the poetry of Donne, and many others. This is an informal, informative and witty celebration of English literary and social heritage by a writer of genius.

Overview

This is her second series of essays, first published in 1932, in which she turns her brilliant eye on Lord Chesterfield’s letters, the novels of George Gissing, the poetry of Donne, and many others. This is an informal, informative and witty celebration of English literary and social heritage by a writer of genius.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780099443674
Publisher:
Random House UK
Publication date:
02/19/2003
Pages:
336
Product dimensions:
5.12(w) x 7.81(h) x 0.87(d)

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Meet the Author

Virginia Woolf (1882¿1941) was one of the major literary figures of the twentieth century. An admired literary critic, she authored many essays, letters, journals, and short stories in addition to her groundbreaking novels. Her best-known books include the novels Mrs. Dalloway, To the Lighthouse, and Orlando, and the book-length essay A Room of One's Own.

Brief Biography

Date of Birth:
January 25, 1882
Date of Death:
March 28, 1941
Place of Birth:
London
Place of Death:
Sussex, England
Education:
Home schooling

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