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"Mrs. Dalloway" (1925), a modernist novel by Virginia Woolf. Use with the [virginia-woolf] tag.

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Virginia Woolf's "Mrs Dalloway": stream of consciousness or free indirect speech?

I have doubts about Virginia Woolf's Mrs Dalloway and the use of stream of consciousness vs free indirect speech in this novel. I recently heard an academic on the BBC say that V. Woolf actually uses ...
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What was Septimus Warren Smith's rank?

It has been years since I read Mrs. Dalloway, and I don't remember if Septimus Warren Smith's rank was ever indicated. I'm vaguely left with the impression he was an officer. Was his rank ever ...
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Did Virginia Woolf read The Yellow Wallpaper before publishing Mrs. Dalloway?

In a recent discussion in an online literature course, someone thought that the young woman in Charlotte Perkins Gilman's The Yellow Wallpaper and the character Septimus Warren Smith in Virginia Woolf'...
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