Virginia Woolf - early March, 1924
from The diary of Virginia Woolf. Vol.2, 1920-1924, page 297:
So home that long cold exhausting journey for the last time. Some odds & ends of ideas came to me at dinner. For one thing how pungent people's writing is compared with people's flesh. We were all toothless insignificant amiable nonentities - we distinguished writers - Not a fig would I give for anyone's praise or curse. Jack Squire, fat, & consequential; Eddie [Marsh] grown grey & fatherly; Nevinson beetroot coloured, & a little praising blood, & by inference himself; Tomlinson like the hard knob of a walking stick carved by a boy of 8; Blunden … more >>
Virginia Woolf, and Anne Olivier Bell and Andrew McNeillie (ed.), The diary of Virginia Woolf. Vol.2, 1920-1924 (:London, 1978), p. 297. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1444661318176 accessed: 2 December, 2023
Listening tohide composers
|Date/Time||early March, 1924|
|Listening Environment||in the company of others, in private, indoors|
Editor's note: The Woolfs' moved from Hogarth House to 52 Tavistock Square, Bloomsbury, 13-14 March 1924.