We want your feedback!
Click here
cover image of Orlando

Orlando

Collins Classics

by Virginia Woolf

ebook

Sign up to save your library

With an OverDrive account, you can save your favorite libraries for at-a-glance information about availability. Find out more about OverDrive accounts.

   Not today
HarperCollins is proud to present its new range of best-loved, essential classics. 'The flower bloomed and faded. The sun rose and sank. The lover loved and went. And what the poets said in rhyme, the young translated into practice.' Written for her lover Vita Sackville-West, 'Orlando' is Woolf's playfully subversive take on a biography, here tracing the fantastical life of Orlando. As the novel spans centuries and continents, gender and identity, we follow Orlando's adventures in love – from being a lord in the Elizabethan court to a lady in 1920s London. First published in 1928, this tale of unrivalled imagination and wit quickly became the most famous work of women's fiction. Sexuality, destiny, independence and desire – all come to the fore in this highly influential novel that heralded a new era in women's writing.

Publication Details

Publisher:
HarperCollins Publishers
Imprint:
William Collins
Publication Date:
2014
Series:
Collins Classics

Format

  • Kindle Book
  • OverDrive Read
  • Adobe EPUB eBook 1.2 MB

Virginia Woolf (Author)

Virginia Woolf was an English novelist, essayist, short story writer, publisher, critic and member of the Bloomsbury group, as well as being regarded as both a hugely significant modernist and feminist figure. Her most famous works include Mrs Dal...

More about Virginia Woolf
Orlando
Copy and paste the code into your website.