Friday, 17 July 2015

Quickie Review: Virginia Woolf


VIRGINIA WOOLF: ART, LIFE AND VISION
Written by Frances Spalding

2014; 192 pages
Genre: writer, biography, art

Rating: ★★★1/2

This book is a brief biography of Virginia Woolf's life - from how her
Two pages from the book.
parents met to the day she was found drowned on her own accord. While it gives you the highlights of a young Virginia Stephens' rise to an author and her descent into depression I found what I loved about this book was the art. In this book we have art from Vanessa Bell, Virginia's sister and photographs from a famous family friends to portraits of other people from her time. I recommend this book to anyone interested in Woolf, art and writing.

k (My Novelesque Life)


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