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Orlando - Canons (Paperback)
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Orlando - Canons (Paperback)

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Paperback 304 Pages / Published: 05/01/2012
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Orlando is destined to live for four hundred years . . . During the Elizabethan era, the young courtier Orlando becomes a lover to the aging Queen and embarks on an intense affair with the beautiful Russian Princess Sasha. Yet while Orlando can fulfil most of his desires, he never quite seems to fit in. Then one night, Orlando falls into a deep sleep and awakes transformed, emerging as a woman in eighteenth-century London. Orlando must now inhabit a very different life, dealing with matters of dress, sex and marriage. But will she arrive in the twentieth century as an individual who has, at last, forged a place in society for herself?

Publisher: Canongate Books Ltd
ISBN: 9780857862587
Number of pages: 304
Weight: 269 g
Dimensions: 198 x 129 x 19 mm
Edition: Main - Canons Imprint

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Lizzie | @littlehux

“A hilarious faux-biography of gender swapping”

Orlando was my 5th read Virginia Woolf book, but I personally think it would be a great option for a first-Woolf given its relatively straight forward narrative structure and wonderful humour.

Orlando is a very... More

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“If you've not read Virginia Woolf then start here!”

Queen Elizabeth I tells Orlando never to grow old. After such a magical experience of meeting this powerful woman, Orlando decides to stay young. He then sails through the ages as a man in love, a lord, a poet and... More

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