The Captain's Death Bed and Other Essays

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2014 Reprint of 1950 Edition. Full facsimile of the original edition, not reproduced with Optical Recognition Software. This is the fifth volume of Woolf's collected essays to be published. These twenty-five short essays demonstrate the beauty of style, the wit, and the sensibility for which Woolf is admired. Essays Include: Oliver Goldsmith -- White's Selborne -- Life Itself -- Crabbe -- Selina Trimmer -- The Captain's Death Bed -- Ruskin -- The Novels of Turgenev -- Half of Thomas Hardy -- Leslie Stephen -- Mr. Conrad: A Conversation -- The Cosmos -- Walter Raleigh -- Mr. Bennett and Mrs. Brown -- All About Books -- Reviewing -- Modern Letters -- Reading -- The Cinema -- Walter Sickert -- Flying Over London -- The Sun and the Fish -- Gas -- Thunder at Wembley -- Memories of A Working Women's Guild.

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