A Virginia Woolf Chronology by Edward Bishop

By Edward Bishop

An try to draw jointly the $64000 info of Woolf's operating lifestyles in one quantity, permitting the reader to track her improvement as novelist, feminist and literary journalist opposed to the historical past of the age.

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20-2 Visits LS and D. Carrington at Tidmarsh. 1918 25 'On Re-reading Meredith', review of 45 J. H. E. Crees's George Meredith: A Study of his Works and Personality, in TLS. Visits the Morrells at Garsington Manor, where the talk focuses on P. Morrell's attack on J. M. Murry in the Nation for the latter's unfavourable review of S. Sassoon's Counter-attack and Other Poems (1918). 31 To Asham for the summer. HoGARTH PREss: K. Mansfield, Prelude. 27-9 August 4 (Sun) Buys books by Charles Leconte de Lisle (probably his French translations of classical Greek authors).

C. Trevelyan, S. Sydney-Turner, the Waterlows and others. RF stays with the Woolfs while restoring the Mantegna paintings, Triumphs of Caesar, at Hampton Court. 17 "'A Scribbling Dame'", review of George Whicher' s The Life and Romances of Mrs Eliza Haywood, in TLS. 18 Reads W. M. Strutt's The Reminiscences of a Musical Amateur, ed. by his mother, Lady Raleigh (1915); A. Bennett (possibly These Twain, 1916); Viola Meynell (either Columbine, 1915, or A Virginia Woolf Chronology 34 Narcissus, 1916); and C.

N, in TLS. 31 'Mr Sassoon's Poems', review of Siegfried Sassoon's The Old Huntsman and Other Poems, in TLS. June 5 (Tues) At 0. Morrell's urging reads Aldous Huxley's story 'The Wheel', in the Palatine Review, a literary magazine founded by him while he was at Oxford. 'Creative Criticism', review ofJ. E. Spingarn' s Creative Criticism: Essays on the Unity of Genius and Taste, in TLS. 14 Review of N. Douglas's South Wind in TLS. 26 Talks with K. Mansfield: 'She seems to have gone every sort of hog since she was 17', and she 'has a much better idea of writing than most' (to VB, 27 June).

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