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The Years

The Years

Virginia Woolf, David Bradshaw (Editor), Ian Blyth (Editor)

ISBN: 978-1-118-23429-7

Feb 2012, Wiley-Blackwell

400 pages

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$124.99

Description

This edition takes the first British edition of The Years as its copy-text, and includes a comprehensive introduction, extensive explanatory notes, and a full list of textual variants and editorial emendations.
  • Features a comprehensive introduction, detailing the lengthy process of the composition and revision of the novel, and its subsequent publication history
  • Includes extensive explanatory notes, highlighting the political, historical, social and literary contexts of the novel
  • Provides a full account of the variants between the first British and American editions, supplemented by a list of editorial emendations made in this present edition
Acknowledgements.

Abbreviations.

Introduction.

TEXT.

Explanatory Notes.

Appendix: Textual Variants and Emendations.

"Scholars such as David Bradshaw and Ian Blyth remind us that The Years is so much more than just a family saga, and to them we must be grateful for their shared insights."
Virginia Woolf Bulletin (May 2013)


  • A comprehensive introduction, detailing the lengthy process of the composition and revision of the novel, and its subsequent publication history
  • The text of the first British edition of The Years (1937)
  • Extensive explanatory notes, highlighting the political, historical, social and literary contexts of the novel
  • A full account of the variants between the first British and American editions, supplemented by a list of editorial emendations made in this present edition