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Virginia Woolf began writing reviews for the Guardian 'to make a few pence' from her father's death in 1904, and continued until the last decade of her life. The result is a phenomenal collection of articles, of which this selection offers a fascinating glimpse, which display the gifts of a dazzling social and literary critic as well as the development of a brilliant and influential novelist. From reflections on class and education, to slyly ironic reviews, musings on the lives of great men and 'Street Haunting', a superlative tour of her London neighbourhood, this is Woolf at her most thoughtful and entertaining.

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"Brilliant and subtle essays" ( Independent on Sunday)

"It is all pure Woolf, so distinctive is her voice - ironic, cool, conversational and playful, shrewd and fantastical by turns" ( Literary Review)

"Woolf was easily the greatest literary journalist of her age" (James Wood Guardian)

"More like novels than ordinary criticism" ( New Statesman)

"Filled with comic spirit...there are some beautiful essays here...and many memorable ones" (Peter Ackroyd New York Times)

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An exclusive collection of Virginia Woolf's most entertaining, thought-provoking and infectiously witty essays

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