Woolf on the Downs

Sparks, Elisa Kay
April 2012
Virginia Woolf Miscellany;Spring2012, Issue 81, p20
The article discusses Virginia Woolf's residency in the South Downs in England and its symbolism and implications on Woolf's novels. It states of Stuart N. Clarke's interpretation of the geographical setting in the novel "Jacob's Room" as reminiscent to the South Downs. It also takes note of the similarities of the water formation in "The Waves" and South Down's area and the Ouse River. It also discusses Woolf's time in the village of Firle.


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