Orlando: A Biography by Virginia Woolf

The novel follows the life of a young nobleman in Elizabethan England who inexplicably transforms into a woman at the age of 30 and lives on for three centuries without aging. Throughout the centuries, the protagonist experiences various historical events, engages in relationships with both men and women, and explores the complexities of gender identity and sexuality. The book is an exploration of the fluidity of gender and time, as well as a critique of societal norms and expectations.

The 142nd greatest book of all time


Published
1928
Nationality
British
Type
Fiction
Pages
200-300
Words
70,000
Original Language
English

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