Jacob's Room

Author(s): Virginia Woolf

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@lt;i@gt;Jacob's Room@lt;/i@gt; was the first book in Virginia Woolf's unique, experimental style, making it an important text of early Modernism. Ostensibly, the story is about the life of Jacob Flanders, the title character, who is evoked purely by other characters' perceptions and memories of him. Jacob remains an absence throughout. Elegiac in tone, the work beautifully memorializes the longing and pain of a generation that lost so many of its most promising young men to World War I.

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General Fields

  • : 9781935554363
  • : Melville House Publishing
  • : Melville House Publishing
  • : 0.227
  • : April 2011
  • : 178mm X 127mm X 18mm
  • : United States
  • : April 2011
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Virginia Woolf
  • : Paperback
  • : 823.912
  • : 96