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Overview

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Author

Virginia Woolf

Year Published

1927

Type

Novel

Genre

Drama

Perspective and Narrator

To the Lighthouse is told by a third-person omniscient narrator, with shifting points of view.

Tense

To the Lighthouse is told in the past tense.

About the Title

By going "to the" lighthouse—a symbol of the inaccessible—the characters strive to achieve what has previously been unattainable in To the Lighthouse.

Summary

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