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Virginia Woolf | "She knew that something kept us from disintegrating. Woolf's art searched for whatever held us together. What she found was the self, the essential thing. Although the brain is just a loom of electric neurons, Woolf realized that the self makes us whole. The fragile source of our entity. The author of our consciousness."

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Bloomsbury Set: Love triangles, suicide and Communism

Vanessa Bell (née Stephen; 1879 -1961), an English painter and interior designer, a member of the Bloomsbury group, and the sister of Virginia Woolf.

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Woolf's mother, Julia Prinsep Jackson, c.1856. The photo is in the Stephen…

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Flyer Goodness: Classic Penguin Book Covers

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James Joyce - the portrait of an artist as a young man

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Gormenghast Trilogy by Mervyn Peake Peake's own illustrations

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A Short Analysis of T. S. Eliot's 'Preludes'

Virginia Woolf (English, 1882-1941) at Monk’s House, Sussex, date unknown. Woolf was regarded as one of the foremost modernist literary figures of the twentieth century. In her works she experimented with stream-of-consciousness and the underlying psychological as well as emotional motives of characters.

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