Download or read book The Voyage Out written by Virginia Woolf and published by Oxford University Press, USA. This book was released on 2001 with total page 500 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: Woolf's first novel is a haunting book, full of light and shadow. It takes Mr. and Mrs. Ambrose and their niece, Rachel, on a sea voyage from London to a resort on the South american coast. "It is a strange, tragic, inspired book whose scene is a South americanca not found on any map and reached by a boat which would not float on any sea, an americanca whose spiritual boundaries touch Xanadu and Atlantis" (E. M. Forster).