Clarissa Dalloway, in her fifties, wife of an English MP, emerges from her house in Westminster one fine June morning to buy flowers for her party. And by that simple act she entwines her life with the lives of others who will hear, with her, Big Ben toll away the hours of their destinies that day.
Mrs. Dalloway is the inspiration for Michael Cunningham's The Hours
, the award-winning novel and Oscar-nominated film.
Original title: Mrs. Dalloway
Genre: Fiction→ General Fiction→ Literary Fiction/classics
This work is imitated by the following works :
Hours, the (1998) [Novel]
Author: Michael Cunningham