The Waves is often regarded as Virginia Woolf's masterpiece, standing with those few works of twentieth-century literature that have created unique forms of their own. In deeply poetic prose, Woolf traces the lives of six children from infancy to death who fleetingly unite around the unseen figure of a seventh child, Percival. Allusive and mysterious, The Waves yields new treasures upon each reading.
Annotated and with an introduction by Molly Hite
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Review: The WavesUser Review - Ian [Paganus de] Graye - Goodreads
Novelplaypoem "The Waves" is arguably the greatest single work of literary Modernism, superior to Woolf's own "Mrs Dalloway" and "To the Lighthouse" and potentially to Joyce's "Ulysses". The first two ... Read full review
Review: The WavesUser Review - Joseph - Goodreads
Read purely for pleasure and not for review. The perfect mix of poetical prose and one of my favorite books. I will read this book over, and over, and over again Read full review