Virginia Woolf, “History Adorned” series
Virginia Woolf (1882 – 1941) was an English writer who is known for her innovative narrative styles and her observations on class and gender politics during the first half of the twentieth century. Mrs. Dalloway, To The Lighthouse and Orlando are regarded as her most prominent novels. Sadly, Woolf is also remembered for her struggles with mental illness and committed suicide when she was 59. The Victorian photographer, Julia Margaret Cameron was Woolf’s great aunt. Woolf’s mother, Julia Stephens, was photographed by Cameron on a number of occasions. Woolf’s only play, Freshwater, is based on Cameron as well.
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