"A Room of One's Own, and Three Guineas

"A Room of One's Own, and Three Guineas

4.14 (2,260 ratings by Goodreads)
  • Paperback
By (author)  , Edited by 

List price: US$10.63

Currently unavailable

Add to wishlist

AbeBooks may have this title (opens in new window).

Try AbeBooks


In these texts, Virginia Woolf considers the implications of the historical exclusion of women from education and from economic independence. In "A Room of One's Own" (1929), she examines the work of past women writers, and looks ahead to a time when women's creativity will not be hampered by poverty, or by oppression. In "Three Guineas" (1938), however, Woolf argues that women's historical exclusion offers them the chance to form a political and cultural identity which could challenge the drive towards fascism and war.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 470 pages
  • 127 x 190.5 x 25.4mm | 340.19g
  • Oxford University Press
  • Oxford Paperbacks
  • Oxford, United Kingdom
  • New edition
  • New edition
  • 4 pp halftones
  • 0192834843
  • 9780192834843
  • 792,325

Rating details

2,260 ratings
4.14 out of 5 stars
5 41% (927)
4 38% (865)
3 16% (361)
2 4% (83)
1 1% (24)
Book ratings by Goodreads
Goodreads is the world's largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. We're featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book. Close X