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The second Common reader / by Virginia Woolf.

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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis ISLM PN511 .W72 1932A (Text) 0000103163499 General book Available -

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  • Physical Description: viii, 295 pages ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Harcourt, Brace, [1932]

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General Note:
London edition (L. & Virginia Woolf) has title: The common reader. Second series.
"First printing."
Formatted Contents Note:
Strange Elizabethans -- Donne after three centuries -- "The Countess of Pembroke's Arcadia" -- "Robinson Crusoe" -- Dorothy Osborne's "Letters" -- Swift's "Journal to Stella" -- The "Sentimental journey" -- Lord Chesterfield's letters to his son -- Two parsons: James Woodforde ; John Skinner -- Dr. Burney's evening party -- Jack Mytton -- De Quincey's autobiography -- Four figures: Cowper and Lady Austen ; Beau Brummell ; Mary Wollstonecraft ; Dorothy Wordsworth -- William Hazlitt -- Geraldine and Jane -- "Aurora Leigh" -- Niece of an earl -- George Gissing -- Novels of George Meredith -- "I am Christina Rossetti" -- Novels of Thomas Hardy -- How should one read a book?
Subject: English literature > History and criticism.

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