The Voyage Out by Virginia Woolf

The Voyage Out by Virginia Woolf

by Virginia Woolf
     
 

Rachel Vinrace embarks for South America on her father's ship and is launched on a course of self-discovery in this modern version of the mythic voyage. In one of Woolf's wittiest, most satirical novels, we are introduced to Clarissa Dalloway, the central character of Woolf's later novel, Mrs. Dalloway. The mismatched jumble of passengers on the ship provide Woolf… See more details below

Overview

Rachel Vinrace embarks for South America on her father's ship and is launched on a course of self-discovery in this modern version of the mythic voyage. In one of Woolf's wittiest, most satirical novels, we are introduced to Clarissa Dalloway, the central character of Woolf's later novel, Mrs. Dalloway. The mismatched jumble of passengers on the ship provide Woolf with ample opportunity to satirize Edwardian life.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940013854147
Publisher:
Halcyon Press Ltd.
Publication date:
12/19/2011
Series:
Halcyon Classics , #1
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
1 MB

Meet the Author

Virginia Woolf (1882-1941) was an English author regarded as one of the most influential figures in modernist writing. Woolf's works often rely on stream-of-consciousness techniques interwoven with feminist and lesbian themes. Woolf committed suicide in 1941.

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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