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A room of one's own

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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 fixed income and a room of her own in order to have the freedom to create. Annotated and with an introduction by Susan Gubar
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9780151787333
9780547544403
9781907416903
9780783885551
9780754037736
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Why is it that men, and not women, have always had power, wealth, and fame? Woolf cites the two keys to freedom: fixed income and one's own room. Foreword by Mary Gordon.

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subject_facet Large type books, Literature -- Women authors -- History and criticism -- Theory, etc, Women and literature -- Great Britain, Women authors -- Economic conditions, Women authors -- Social conditions, Woolf, Virginia, -- 1882-1941 -- Authorship, Woolf, Virginia, -- 1882-1941 -- Views on authorship
title_display A room of one's own
title_full A Room of One's Own, A room of one's own / Virginia Woolf, A room of one's own [(text) large print] / Virginia Woolf ; foreword by Mary Gordon
title_short A room of one's own
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topic_facet Authorship, Economic conditions, Essays, History and criticism, Large type books, Literary Criticism, Literature, Nonfiction, Social conditions, Sociology, Theory, etc, Views on authorship, Women and literature, Women authors, Woolf, Virginia