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Evidence

Virginia Woolf to Violet Dickinson, 11 April 1913: "[italics]I"ve[end italics] never met a writer who didn"t nurse enormous vanity, which at last made him unapproachable like Meredith whose letters I am reading -- who seems to me as hard as an old crab at the bottom of the sea".

Source

Congenial Spirits: The Selected Letters of Virginia Woolf

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Notes
Source ed. notes that Meredith had been a friend of Woolf's father, Leslie Stephen; not clear whether letters read in print or MS (though also not clear whether or not they formed part of any correspondence with Stephen).

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http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/dbworkshop/index.php/Detail/objects/72670
Accessed on 2020/08/09 04:52:03

Related place
England
Related people
Woolf, Virginia
Related text or manuscript
Congenial Spirits: The Selected Letters of Virginia Woolf
Related place
England
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letters

Reading experience
Identifer:
ukred-17798

Evidence

Virginia Woolf to Violet Dickinson, 11 April 1913: "[italics]I"ve[end italics] never met a writer who didn"t nurse enormous vanity, which at last made him unapproachable like Meredith whose letters I am reading -- who seems to me as hard as an old crab at the bottom of the sea".

Source

Congenial Spirits: The Selected Letters of Virginia Woolf

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Aged 31 [Experience in 1913, born in 1882]

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Notes
Source ed. notes that Meredith had been a friend of Woolf's father, Leslie Stephen; not clear whether letters read in print or MS (though also not clear whether or not they formed part of any correspondence with Stephen).

How to cite this record

You can copy this item for personal use, share it, and post it on a blog or website. It cannot be used commercially without permission. Please ensure the following credit accompanies it:

Congenial Spirits: The Selected Letters of Virginia Woolf
http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/dbworkshop/index.php/Detail/objects/72670
Accessed on 2020/08/09 04:52:03

Related place
England
Related people
Woolf, Virginia
Related text or manuscript
Congenial Spirits: The Selected Letters of Virginia Woolf
Related place
England
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