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Virginia Woolf"s Mrs. Dalloway

Jeremy Hawthorn

Virginia Woolf"s Mrs. Dalloway

a study in alienation

by Jeremy Hawthorn

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Published by published for Sussex University Press by Chatto & Windus in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Woolf, Virginia, 1882-1941,
  • Psychological fiction, English -- History and criticism,
  • Alienation (Social psychology) in literature,
  • Married women in literature

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 109-[111]

    StatementJeremy Hawthorn.
    SeriesText and context
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR6045.O72 M5153
    The Physical Object
    Pagination110, [1] p. ;
    Number of Pages110
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5258136M
    ISBN 100856210463, 0856210471
    LC Control Number75331662

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In Mrs. Dalloway Virginia Woolf combines interior with omniscient descriptions of character and scene. How does the author handle the transition between the interior and the exterior?

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