Virginia Woolf: Further reading

Virginia Woolf (1882-1941)


Novels and Major works of Non-Fiction

The Voyage Out (1915)

Night and Day (1919)

Jacob’s Room (1922)

Mrs Dalloway (1925)

The Common Reader (1925)

To the Lighthouse (1927)

A Room of One’s Own (1929)

Orlando (1929)

The Waves (1931)

Flush: A Biography (1933)

The Years (1937)

Three Guineas (1938)

Between the Acts (1941)

The Death of the Moth and Other Essays (1942)

Short Story Collections

Monday or Tuesday (1921)

A Haunted House and Other Short Stories, ed. Leonard Woolf (1944)

The Complete Shorter Fiction, ed. Susan Dick (1985; London, Vintage, 2003)

The Mark on the Wall and Other Short Fiction, ed. David Bradshaw (Oxford University Press, 2001)

Selected critical works

Alt, Christina, Virginia Woolf and the Study of Nature (Cambridge University Press, 2010)

Beer, Gillian, Virginia Woolf: The Common Ground (Edinburgh University Press, 1996)

Blair, Emily, Virginia Woolf and the Nineteenth-Century Domestic Novel (Albany: State University of New York Press, 2007)

Bowlby, Rachel, Feminist Destinations and Further Essays on Virginia Woolf, rev. edn (Edinburgh University Press, 1997)

Caws, Mary Ann and Nicola Luckhurst, eds., The Reception of Virginia Woolf in Europe (London: Continuum, 2002)

Chan, Evelyn T., ‘Professions, Freedom and Form: Reassessing Woolf’s The Years and Three Guineas‘, Review of English Studies, 61 (February 2010)

Chan, Evelyn Tsz Yan, Virginia Woolf and the Professions (Cambridge University Press, 2014)

Clewell, Tammy, ‘Consolation Refused: Virginia Woolf, the Great War, and Modernist Mourning’, Modern Fiction Studies, 50, 1 (Spring 2004)

Detloff, Madelyn, The Value of Virginia Woolf (Cambridge University Press, 2016)

Dusinberre, Juliet, Virginia Woolf’s Renaissance: Woman Reader or Common Reader? (Basingstoke: Macmillan, 1997)

Ellis, Steve, Virginia Woolf and the Victorians (Cambridge University Press, 2007)

Ellmann, Maud, The Nets of Modernism: Henry James, Virginia Woolf, James Joyce, and Sigmund Freud (Cambridge University Press, 2010)

Froula, Christine, Virginia Woolf and the Bloomsbury Avant-Garde: War, Civilization, Modernity (New York: Columbia University Press, 2005)

Gaipa, Mark, ‘An Agnosticʼs Daughterʼs Apology: Materialism, Spiritualism, and Ancestry in Woolfʼs To the Lighthouse’, Journal of Modern Literature, 26.2 (Winter 2002–03), pp. 1–41

Goldman, Jane. The Cambridge Introduction to Virginia Woolf (Cambridge University Press, 2006)

Hargreaves, Tracy, ‘The Grotesque and the Great War in To the Lighthouse’, in Suzanne Raitt and Trudi Tate, eds., Women’s Fiction and the Great War (Oxford: Clarendon, 1997), 132-50

Henke, Suzette, Eberly, David, and Lilienfeld, Jane, eds., Virginia Woolf and Trauma: Embodied Texts (New York: Pace University Press, 2007)

Humm, Maggie, ed., The Edinburgh Companion to Virginia Woolf and the Arts (Edinburgh University Press, 2010)

Jones, Clara, Virginia Woolf: Ambivalent Activist (Edinburgh University Press, 2016)

Koutsantoni, Katerina, Virginia Woolf’s Common Reader (Farnham: Ashgate, 2009)

Laurence, Patricia, Lily Briscoe’s Chinese Eyes: Bloomsbury, Modernism, and China (Columbia: University of South Carolina Press, 2003)

Lee, Hermione, Virginia Woolf (London: Chatto and Windus, 1996) [biography]

Moran, Patricia, ‘Virginia Woolf and the Scene of Writing’, Modern Fiction Studies, 38, 1 (Spring 1992) [reads Woolf with Klein]

Newman, Hilary, ‘Three Guineas and The Life of Sophia Jex-Blake’, Virginia Woolf Bulletin, 25 (2007), 23-31

Pease, Allison, ed., The Cambridge Companion to To The Lighthouse (Cambridge University Press, 2015)

Randall, Bryony and Jane Goldman, eds., Virginia Woolf in Context (Cambridge University Press, 2013)

Raitt, Suzanne, Virginia Woolf’s To the Lighthouse (London: Harvester Wheatsheaf, 1990)

Reynier, Christine, Virginia Woolf’s Ethics of the Short Story (Basingstoke: Palgrave, 2009)

Rubenstein, Roberta, Virginia Woolf and the Russian Point of View (Basingstoke: Palgrave, 2009)

Reinhold, Natalya, ed., Woolf Across Cultures (New York: Pace University Press, 2004)

Sellers, Susan, Vanessa and Virginia (Ullapool: Two Ravens Press, 2008) [a novel about Woolf and her sister Vanessa Bell]

Sellers, Susan, ed., The Cambridge Companion to Virginia Woolf (Cambridge University Press, 2010)

Silver, Brenda, Virginia Woolf’s Reading Notebooks (Princeton University Press, 1983)

Simpson, Kathryn, Gifts, Markets and Economies of Desire in Virginia Woolf (Basingstoke: Palgrave, 2008)

Snaith, Anna, Virginia Woolf: Public and Private Negotiations (Basingstoke: Palgrave, 2001)

Snaith, Anna, ‘Virginia and Leonard Woolf: Writing against Empire’, Journal of Commonwealth Literature, 50, 1 (2015), 19-32

Spalding, Frances. Virginia Woolf: Art, Life and Vision (London: National Portrait Gallery, 2014)

Tate, Trudi, ‘Mrs Dalloway and the Armenian Question’, in Tate, Modernism, History and the First World War (Manchester University Press, 1998; HeB, 2013)

Whitworth, Michael, Virginia Woolf (Oxford University Press, 2005)

Wilson, Peter, The International Theory of Leonard Woolf: A Study in Twentieth-Century Idealism (Basingstoke: Palgrave, 2003)

Zoob, Caroline. Virginia Woolf’s Garden: The Story of the Garden at Monk’s House (Jacqui Small LLP, 2013)

Zwerdling, Alex, Virginia Woolf and the Real World (Berkeley: University of California Press, 1986)