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The Waves by Virginia Woolf Paperback Book 2023 Classic Novel Fiction Literature

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The Waves Paperback – 7 March 2023
by Virginia Woolf 

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There was a star riding through clouds one night, and I said to the star, ‘Consume me’
Six friends traverse the uneven road of life together in Virginia Woolf’s most unconventional classic. Bernard, Jinny, Louis, Neville, Rhoda and Susan first meet as children by the sea, and their lives are forever changed.
A poetic novel written in a lyrical way only Woolf could master, these narrators face both triumph and tragedy that touches them all. Throughout their lives, they examine the relationship between past and present, and the meaning of life itself.
A landmark of innovative fiction and the most experimental of Virginia Woolf’s novels, The Waves is still regarded as one of the greatest works ever written in the English language.
From the Back Cover
‘There was a star riding through clouds one night, and I said to the star, ‘Consume me’. 
 
Six friends traverse the uneven road of life together in Virginia Woolf’s most unconventional classic. Bernard, Jinny, Louis, Neville, Rhoda and Susan first meet as children by the sea, and their lives are forever changed as they share moments of triumph and tragedy. As they examine the relationship between past and present, they come to have a deeper understanding of each other, and the meaning of life itself. 
 
A landmark of poetic, innovative fiction and the most experimental of Virginia Woolf’s novels, The Waves is regarded as one of the greatest works ever written in the English language.
About the Author
Virginia Woolf was an English novelist, essayist, short story writer, publisher, critic and member of the Bloomsbury group, as well as being regarded as both a hugely significant modernist and feminist figure. Her most famous works include Mrs Dalloway, To the Lighthouse and A Room of One’s Own.
Product details
Publisher ‏ : ‎ HarperCollins GB (7 March 2023)
Language ‏ : ‎ English
Paperback ‏ : ‎ 224 pages
ISBN-10 ‏ : ‎ 0008542104
ISBN-13 ‏ : ‎ 9780008542108
Dimensions ‏ : ‎ 12.9 x 1.7 x 19.8 cm

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Weight 250 g

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