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A Room of One's Own

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"A woman must have money and a room of her own if she is to write fiction."
 
First published in 1929, Virginia Woolf's pioneering work on women in literature is an accessible yet fiercely astute essay. It is a crystallization of the intelligent analysis behind her novels, and confirms her as a writer not only of style, but of undeniable substance. Ranging from discussing Austen's pandering to a male writing style, to imagining the dreadful fate of Shakespeare's talented, intelligent sister, Woolf makes the topic an enjoyable journey through her imagination, filling in for the undocumented in female history, and exploring the loss to the literary landscape in her own entertaining, convincing prose. The recording also includes a booklet with further information, including a contribution by Ali Smith, author of The Accidental. Unabridged.

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Virginia Woolf (1882-1941) was a novelist and essayist and is regarded as one of the foremost modernist literary figures. Juliet Stevenson is an actor whose films include Bend It Like Beckham and Truly, Madly Deeply. She was the reader for CSA Word's A Room with a View.

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ISBN:
9781906147877
Author:
Woolf, Virginia
Publisher:
CSA Word
Author:
Stevenson, Juliet
Subject:
Women's Studies
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Edition Description:
Unabridged edition
Publication Date:
20120430
Binding:
CD-audio
Language:
English
Pages:
1
Dimensions:
5 x 5.5 in 1 lb

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