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The Resource A Room of One's Own (Annotated), (electronic resource eBook)

A Room of One's Own (Annotated), (electronic resource eBook)

Label
A Room of One's Own (Annotated)
Title
A Room of One's Own (Annotated)
Statement of responsibility
Virginia Woolf ; annotated and with an introduction by Susan Gubar
Title variation
room of ones own
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In A Room of One's Own, Virginia Woolf imagines that Shakespeare had a sister: a sister equal to Shakespeare in talent, equal in genius, but whose legacy is radically different.This imaginary woman never writes a word and dies by her own hand, her genius unexpressed. But if only she had found the means to create, urges Woolf, she would have reached the same heights as her immortal sibling. In this classic essay,Virginia Woolf takes on the establishment, using her gift of language to dissect the world around her and give a voice to those who have none. Her message is simple: A woman must have a
Summary
Describes the domestic obligations, social limitations, and economic factors that impede literary creativity in women, in the story of William Shakespeare's sister, who never expresses her genius until she dies by her own hand
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
contains biographical information
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252562
Cataloging source
DLC
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1882-1941
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Woolf, Virginia
Dewey number
823.912
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6045.O72
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • 1956-
  • 1944-
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  • Hussey, Mark
  • Gubar, Susan
  • OverDrive, Inc
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True
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  • Woolf, Virginia
  • Authorship
  • Literature
  • Women and literature
  • Women authors
  • Women authors
Target audience
adult
Label
A Room of One's Own (Annotated), (electronic resource eBook)
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=210&titleID=2105962
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Front Cover; Front Matter; Half Title; Other Books by this Author; Title; Copyright; Contents; Preface: Virginia Woolf; Chronology; Introduction: By Susan Gubar; Chapter One; Chapter Two; Chapter Three; Chapter Four; Chapter Five; Chapter Six; Back Matter; Notes to: A Room of One's Own; Suggestions for Further Reading: Virginia Woolf; Suggestions for Further Reading: A Room of One's Own; Virginia Woolf Annotated Editions
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780544535169
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • bc
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8820d805-99c9-4ec7-8b76-efd975fb6184
Specific material designation
remote
System details
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
  • Format: Adobe EPUB eBook
  • Format: Kindle Book
  • Format: OverDrive Read
  • Requires Adobe Digital Editions or Amazon Kindle
Label
A Room of One's Own (Annotated), (electronic resource eBook)
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=210&titleID=2105962
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Front Cover; Front Matter; Half Title; Other Books by this Author; Title; Copyright; Contents; Preface: Virginia Woolf; Chronology; Introduction: By Susan Gubar; Chapter One; Chapter Two; Chapter Three; Chapter Four; Chapter Five; Chapter Six; Back Matter; Notes to: A Room of One's Own; Suggestions for Further Reading: Virginia Woolf; Suggestions for Further Reading: A Room of One's Own; Virginia Woolf Annotated Editions
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780544535169
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • bc
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
8820d805-99c9-4ec7-8b76-efd975fb6184
Specific material designation
remote
System details
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
  • Format: Adobe EPUB eBook
  • Format: Kindle Book
  • Format: OverDrive Read
  • Requires Adobe Digital Editions or Amazon Kindle

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