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Mrs Dalloway By Virginia Woolf
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Considered by many critics to be Woolf’s masterpiece, Mrs Dalloway was published by Hogarth Press in 1925. The plot follows a single day in the lead up to a party being hosted by Clarissa... More > Dalloway, interspersed with flashbacks and switches in point of view to other principal characters so as to provide a background of their lives and comment on the social structure of the 1920s. In addition to Mrs Dalloway, the other focus is Septimus Warren Smith, a veteran of the war who suffers from ‘shell shock’. Though the two never meet, the hinge of the day’s activities is Smith’s suicide and the subsequent impact it has on Mrs Dalloway’s thoughts – she thinks him quite admirable.< Less
Mrs. Dalloway By Virginia Woolf
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Mrs Dalloway is a novel by Virginia Woolf that details a day in the life of Clarissa Dalloway, a fictional high-society woman in post-World War I England. It is one of Woolf's best-known... More > novels. Created from two short stories, "Mrs Dalloway in Bond Street" and the unfinished "The Prime Minister," the novel addresses Clarissa's preparations for a party she will host that evening. With an interior perspective, the story travels forwards and back in time and in and out of the characters' minds to construct an image of Clarissa's life and of the inter-war social structure. In October 2005, Mrs Dalloway was included on TIME magazine's list of the 100 best English-language novels written since 1923.< Less
Mrs. Dalloway By Virginia Woolf
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Mrs Dalloway (published on 14 May 1925) is a novel by Virginia Woolf that details a day in the life of Clarissa Dalloway, a fictional high-society woman in post-World War I England. It is one of... More > Woolf's best-known novels. Created from two short stories, "Mrs Dalloway in Bond Street" and the unfinished "The Prime Minister", the novel's story is of Clarissa's preparations for a party of which she is to be hostess. With the interior perspective of the novel, the story travels forwards and back in time and in and out of the characters' minds to construct an image of Clarissa's life and of the inter-war social structure. In 2005, Mrs Dalloway was included on Time magazine's list of the 100 best English-language novels written since 1923.< Less
Mrs Dalloway By Virginia Woolf
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Heralded as Virginia Woolf's greatest novel, this is a vivid portrait of a single day in a woman's life. When we meet her, Mrs. Clarissa Dalloway is preoccupied with the last-minute details of party... More > preparation while in her mind she is something much more than a perfect society hostess. As she readies her house, she is flooded with remembrances of faraway times. And, met with the realities of the present, Clarissa reexamines the choices that brought her there, hesitantly looking ahead to the unfamiliar work of growing old.< Less
Quick Guide: Mrs. Dalloway By College Guide World
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“Mrs. Dalloway” is considered to be Virginia Woolf’s one of the best known novels. The novel has been created from two short stories written by Woolf: “Mrs. Dalloway in Bond... More > Street” and “The Prime Minister.” The second story was unfinished. The story basically describes Clarissa’s preparations for a party which she is going to host. The story continues to shift forward and backward in time. It also moves in and out of the minds of the characters to create an image of Clarissa’s life and the picture of the inter war social structure.< Less
A Quick Guide to "Mrs. Dalloway" By Students' Academy
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Most of the reviewers and critics have unanimously accepted “Mrs. Dalloway” as one of the best novels written by Virginia Woolf. The novel is based on two short stories: “Mrs.... More > Dalloway in Bond Street” and the unfinished story “The Prime Minister.” Clarissa Dalloway, the protagonist, happens to be making preparations for a party that she is going to throw that evening. There are enough flash back scenes which describe Clarissa’s life and the inter war social structure. A Quick Guide to "Mrs. Dalloway" Copyright Chapter One: Introduction Chapter Two: Plot Overview Chapter Three: Characters Chapter Four: Complete Summary Chapter Five: Writing Style Chapter Six: Critical Analysis< Less
Quick Guide: Major Barbara By College Guide World
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The play revolves around the title character Major Barbara, who happens to be an officer of the Salvation Army. Her full name is Major Barbara Undershaft. She is shocked and disillusioned when she... More > finds out that her Christian denomination has accepted money from an armament manufacturer, her father, and a whiskey distiller. She takes a serious decision and determines to bring a message of salvation to people who have plenty will be more fulfilling and genuine than converting the starving in return for bread. Quick Guide: Major Barbara Copyright Chapter One: Introduction Chapter Two: Plot Summary Chapter Three: Characters Chapter Four: Complete Summary Chapter Five: Critical Analysis< Less
A Quick Guide to "The Stranger" By Students’ Academy
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The central theme of the novel is existentialism. The story revolves around the central character Meursault, an Algerian. He happens to be a French citizen who lives in North Africa. He is a man of... More > the Mediterranean, though he hardly partakes of the traditional Mediterranean culture. He kills an Arab man whom he recognizes in French Algiers. There are two parts of the story: Meursault’s first person narrative view before the murder and after the murder, respectively. A Quick Guide to "The Stranger" Copyright Chapter One: Introduction Chapter Two: Plot Summary Chapter Three: Characters Chapter Four: Complete Summary Part One Part Two Chapter Five: Further Notes< Less
Quick Guide: The Doors of Perception By College Guide World
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The story is in the form of the author’s recollection of a mescaline trip which had taken place over the course of an afternoon. The title of the book comes from a phrase from “The... More > Marriage of Heaven and Hell” a poem composed by William Blake. The author describes all the insights he had had during his experiences. Some of the insights were purely aesthetic and some in the form of sacramental vision. He also describes those reflections which present the meaning of his experience for art and religion. Quick Guide: The Doors of Perception Copyright Chapter One: Introduction Chapter Two: History and Background Chapter Three: Structure and Development Chapter Four: Plot Summary Chapter Five: Critical Response< Less
Quick Guide: Death Be Not Proud By College Guide World
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The story of the book revolves around struggle of Gunther’s teenage son who was suffering from a brain tumor. It records the boys struggle to overcome the tumor, and his death at the age of... More > seventeen. The story describes the time when his son, Johnny, experiences the first symptoms of the tumor soon after being given a clean bill of health. The author describes Johnny's struggle against the tumor and multiple surgeries which he faces bravely. Johnny complains that he has a stiff neck and one day it leads to an operation by the doctors. Finally, they discover that there is a big tumor, the size of an orange. Quick Guide: Death Be Not Proud Copyright Chapter One: Introduction Chapter Two: Plot Summary Chapter Three: Characters Chapter Four: Complete Summary Chapter Five: Critical Analysis< Less