Roger Fry: A Biography

Roger Fry: A Biography

by Virginia Woolf

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Virginia Woolf's only true biography, written to commemorate a devoted friend and one of the most renowned art critics of this century, who helped to bring the Postimpressionist movement from France to England and America. Index; illustrations.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780156785204
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Publication date: 03/15/1976
Series: Harvest Book; Hb338
Edition description: First Edition
Pages: 320
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)

About the Author

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.

Date of Birth:

January 25, 1882

Date of Death:

March 28, 1941

Place of Birth:


Place of Death:

Sussex, England


Home schooling

Table of Contents

Childhood: School 11
Cambridge 44
London: Italy: Paris 62
Chelsea: Marriage 82
Work 105
America 134
The Post-Impressionists 149
The Omega 182
The War Years 200
Vision and Design 216
Transformations 246
Index 299

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Roger Fry 4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Chris_V on LibraryThing More than 1 year ago
Virginia Woolf's only 'official' biography is not as successful as might be hoped. She was herself unconvinced of her suitability to write it but did it as a favour to his partner Helen Anrep. Her love of her friend however is very clear.