Night and Day by Virginia Woolf
Look inside with Google Book Preview
Night and Day
By Virginia Woolf

Night and Day

By (author) See other recent books by Virginia Woolf
Format: Paperback

Normal Price: $21.16
Your Price: $19.04 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $2.12! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $0.95 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available Available, ships in 10-12 days



Night and Day by Virginia Woolf

Book Description

This title is presented with introductions by Angelica Garnett and Jo Shapcott. In "Night and Day", Virginia Woolf portrays her elder sister Vanessa in the person of Katharine Hilbery - the gifted daughter of a distinguished literary family, trapped in an environment which will not allow her to express herself. Looking at questions raised by love and marriage, "Night and Day" paints an unforgettable picture of the London intelligensia before the First World War, with psychological insight, compassion and humour.

Buy Night and Day book by Virginia Woolf from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.


Book Details

ISBN: 9780099982708
ISBN-10: 0099982706
Format: Paperback
(198mm x 129mm x 31mm)
Pages: 528
Imprint: Vintage
Publisher: Vintage Publishing
Publish Date: 16-Jan-1992
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Other Editions...


Books By Author Virginia Woolf

Waves by Virginia Woolf Waves, Paperback (October 2016)

A poetic novel that begins with six children playing in a garden by the sea and follows their lives as they grow up and experience friendship, love and grief at the death of their beloved friend Percival.

Room of One's Own and Three Guineas by Virginia Woolf Room of One's Own and Three Guineas, Paperback (October 2016)

Offers a witty, urbane and persuasive argument against the intellectual subjection of women, particularly women writers. This title is also a passionate polemic which draws a startling comparison between the tyrannous hypocrisy of the Victorian patriarchal system and the evils of fascism.

Mrs Dalloway by Virginia Woolf Mrs Dalloway, Paperback (October 2016)

In this vivid portrait of one day in a woman's life, Clarissa Dalloway is preoccupied with the last-minute details of a party she is to give that evening. As she readies her house she is flooded with memories and re-examines the choices she has made over the course of her life.

» View all books by Virginia Woolf

Reviews

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Night and Day book by Virginia Woolf and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)

Write a book review


Author Biography - Virginia Woolf

Virginia Woolf was born in London in 1882, the daughter of Sir Leslie Stephen, first editor of The Dictionary of National Biography. After his death in 1904 Virginia and her sister, the painter Vanessa Bell, moved to Bloomsbury and became the centre of 'The Bloomsbury Group'. This informal collective of artists and writers which included Lytton Strachey and Roger Fry, exerted a powerful influence over early twentieth-century British culture. In 1912 Virginia married Leonard Woolf, a writer and social reformer. Three years later, her first novel The Voyage Out was published, followed by Night and Day (1919) and Jacob's Room (1922). These first novels show the development of Virginia Woolf's distinctive and innovative narrative style. It was during this time that she and Leonard Woolf founded The Hogarth Press with the publication of the co-authored Two Stories in 1917, hand-printed in the dining room of their house in Surrey. Between 1925 and 1931 Virginia Woolf produced what are now regarded as her finest masterpieces, from Mrs Dalloway (1925) to the poetic and highly experimental novel The Waves (1931). She also maintained an astonishing output of literary criticism, short fiction, journalism and biography, including the playfully subversive Orlando (1928) and A Room of One's Own (1929) a passionate feminist essay. This intense creative productivity was often matched by periods of mental illness, from which she had suffered since her mother's death in 1895. On 28 March 1941, a few months before the publication of her final novel, Between the Acts, Virginia Woolf committed suicide.

Boomerang Bucks close

For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.

Recent books by Virginia Woolf close
Orlando by Virginia Woolf
Waves by Virginia Woolf
Room of One's Own and Three Guineas by Virginia Woolf
Mrs Dalloway by Virginia Woolf
To the Lighthouse by Virginia Woolf
Orlando by Virginia Woolf
Years (Vintage Classics Woolf Series) by Virginia Woolf
Julia Margaret Cameron by Virginia Woolf
Mrs Dalloway by Virginia Woolf
Flush by Virginia Woolf
Kew Gardens by Virginia Woolf
Waves by Virginia Woolf
Room of One's Own and Three Guineas by Virginia Woolf
Mrs Dalloway by Virginia Woolf
Mrs Dalloway by Virginia Woolf
Waves by Virginia Woolf
Orlando by Virginia Woolf
Room of One's Own by Virginia Woolf
Virginia Woolf: Essays on the Self by Virginia Woolf
Street Haunting and Other Essays? by Virginia Woolf
»
BoomerangBooks.com.au close