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The Voyage Out

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Virginia Woolf was an English writer, and one of the foremost modernists of the twentieth century. Woolf was a significant figure in London literary society and a central figure in the influential Bloomsbury Group of intellectuals. Her most famous works include the novels Mrs Dalloway, To the Lighthouse and Orlando. Rachel Vinrace leaves on her father's ship for South America and her journey of self-discovery begins. The eclectic group of passengers provides Woolf with an opportunity to poke fun at Edwardian life. The novel is the first published by Woolf and introduces Clarissa Dalloway, the central character of Woolf's later novel, Mrs. Dalloway


During the interwar period, Woolf was a signifi-cant figure in London literary society and a member of the Bloomsbury Group. Her most famous works include the novels Mrs Dalloway (1925), To the Lighthouse (1927), and Orlando (1928), and the book-length essay A Room of One's Own (1929) with its famous dictum, "a woman must have money and a room of her own if she is to write fiction".


Other Books of V. Woolf:


To the Lighthouse (1927)
Mrs Dalloway (1925)
A Haunted House (1921)
Orlando (1928)
Mrs Dalloway in Bond Street (1923)
Between the Acts (1941)
The Duchess and the Jeweller (1938)
The New Dress (1927)
The Mark on the Wall (1917)
The Years (1937)

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