Diary Of Virginia Woolf Volume 5: Vol. 5 (1936-1941)

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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, Sep 30, 1985 - Biography & Autobiography - 424 pages
Virginia Woolf was fifty-four on January 25, 1936, some three weeks after this final volume of her diary opens. Its last page was written four days before she drowned herself on March 28, 1941. Edited by Anne Olivier Bell, assisted by Andrew McNeillie; Index; maps.

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Fascinating reading. Full of worldly worries, eg, business, the servants, too many visitors. Follows years of writing of Jacob's Room and A Common Reader. Many personal feelings and reactions to people, places and events included. I loved it, found it very rewarding. Read full review

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Perhaps the first question to ask is whether it's 'right' to read someone's personal journals. Obviously some people publish their journals within their lifetime (Joyce Carol Oates, for instance ... Read full review

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VIRGINIA WOOLF (1882-1941) was one of the major literary figures of the twentieth century. An admired literary critic, she authored many essays, letters, journals, and short stories in addition to her groundbreaking novels.

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