classical Greek literature

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Virginia Woolf to Lytton Strachey, 12 October 1918: "I read the Greeks, but I am extremely doubtful whether I understand anything they say; also I have read the whole of Milton, without throwing any light upon my own soul, but that I rather like. Don"t you think it very queer though that he entirely neglects the human heart? Is that the result of writing one"s masterpiece at the age of 50?"

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Congenial Spirits: The Selected Letters of Virginia Woolf

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http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/dbworkshop/index.php/Detail/objects/72687
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Reading experience
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Evidence

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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/72687
Accessed on 2020/01/29 06:21:45

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