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“When you consider things like the stars, our affairs don't seem to matter very much, do they?”― Virginia Woolf

Adeline Virginia Woolf was an English writer, regarded as one of the foremost modernist literary figures of the twentieth century.

Virginia Woolf, Edith Wharton, and a Case of Anxiety of Influence

Virginia Woolf, Edith Wharton, and a Case of Anxiety of Influence

Put this, with a few other images of female writers I admire, above my desk for inspiration and encouragement.

Virginia Woolf called her Critical Voice the Angel of the House, after the poem by Patmore in which he admonished women to be good and selfless. Or as Woolf put it, “intensely sympathetic.

floriental: Virginia Woolf. Tinted photo.

Virginia Woolf in living color.Bloomsbury Group in the early Century. Bohemian as a cultural phenomenon dates backs to the mid century in Europe. It relies heavily on The Ottoman empire for its sense of ornament , color and textiles.

VirginiaWoolf1935_MonksHouse_"When Virginia Woolf committed suicide on March 28th in 1941, she left behind two suicide notes for her husband Leonard and one for her sister, Vanessa.The note read:"

Virginia Woolf's Suicide Note to Vanessa Bell

Virginia Woolf committed suicide on March in she left behind two suicide notes for her husband Leonard and one for her sister, Vanessa.The note read:"

Virginia Woolf - elegant in a very simple way

Virginia Woolf: The Morley College Teacher

The great Writer Virginia Woolf in 1902 - Photo taken by George Charles Beresford -

Virginia Woolf

Les femmes d’avril

Virginia Woolf English author, essayist, publisher, and writer of short stories -- She is regarded as one of the foremost literary figures of the twentieth century and one of the greatest innovators in the English language.

Lytton Stratchey et Virginia Woolf

Virginia Woolf (3/4) : Journalisme, Essais, Bloomsbury: Woolf et son temps

30- Vita and Virginia exchanged flirtatious letters for 19 years, but Vita was cautious about physical intimacy 'because of the madness'.- § V. SACKVILLE-WEST - RECUEILS DE NOUVELLES: The Heir (1922) publié dans une édition partielle en français sous le titre L'Héritier: une histoire d'amour, Paris, Salvy 1998; réédition dans une &dition intégrale sous le titre Infidélités, Paris, Autrement/Litteratures, 2012; réédition Paris Le Livre de Poche coll "Biblio romans" n° 33289, 2014.-

Stately home seductress who makes Downton's wildest plots look tame

Tall, dark and attractive, Vita Sackville-West (left) had the knack of inflaming passions wherever she went.

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