Jacob's Room

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Penguin, Feb 7, 2006 - Fiction - 224 pages
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Based on the life of her brother, this unforgettable book chronicles the life and times of Jacob Flanders-and remains an important work in the development of the novel form, and a shining example of Woolf's genius and literary daring.
 

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User Review  - ElizaJane - LibraryThing

Virginia Woolf is an author I've always felt I should have read so I was thrilled when this novella showed up in the mail as part of the book club I belong too. The synapses didn't sound exactly ... Read full review

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User Review  - ursula - LibraryThing

Jacob's Room by Virginia Woolf - I approached it with no trepidation at all, because I read Mrs. Dalloway a number of years ago and really enjoyed it, even with the page-long sentences. With that, and ... Read full review

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Contents

Chapter One
1
Chapter Two
11
Chapter Three
29
Chapter Four
49
Chapter Five
69
Chapter Six
81
Chapter Seven
91
Chapter Eight
99
Chapter Nine
111
Chapter Ten
128
Chapter Eleven
140
Chapter Twelve
152
Chapter Thirteen
186
Chapter Fourteen
200
Bibliography
202
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