Virginia Woolf - early November, 1928

from The diary of Virginia Woolf. Vol.3, 1925-30, page 202:

I had tea with Lady Cunard....Then in came Lord Donegall, a glib Irish youth, dark sallow slick, on the Press.  Don't they treat you like a dog? I said. "No, not at all" he replied, astonished that a marquis could be treated like a dog by anyone.  And then we went up & up to see pictures on stairs in ballrooms & finally to Lady C's bedroom, hung entirely with flower pieces. The bed has its triangular canopy of rose red silk; the windows, looking on the square, are hung with green brocade.  Her poudreuse - like mine only painted & gilt stood open with golden …   more >>

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Virginia Woolf, and Anne Olivier Bell (ed.), The diary of Virginia Woolf. Vol.3, 1925-30 (Harmondsworth, 1982), p. 202. accessed: 21 July, 2024


Virginia Woolf

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Date/Time early November, 1928
Medium playback
Listening Environment in the company of others, in private, indoors

Originally submitted by Jo Reardon on Wed, 14 Oct 2015 14:13:42 +0100
Approved on Sat, 19 Dec 2015 17:47:51 +0000