By Edward Bishop
An try to draw jointly the $64000 info of Woolf's operating existence in one quantity, permitting the reader to track her improvement as novelist, feminist and literary journalist opposed to the history of the age.
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18 M. Gertler and S. S. Koteliansky to dinner; VW feels that 'the shadow of the underworld' rests on Gertler, as it does on K. Mansfield and J. M. Murry (D, 24 June). 20 'Loud Laughter', review of Stephen Leacock's Frenzied Fiction, in TLS. 24 Finishes setting up type forK. Mansfield's Prelude. 27 'A Victorian Socialist', review of Ernest Bax' s Reminiscences and Reflections of a Mid and Late Victorian, in TLS. July 1 (Mon) Sends VB Kew Gardens, asking her to design a title page (to VB). 2 Reads George Trevelyan's The Life and Letters of Lord Macaulay (1876).
M. ). January 11 (Thurs) LW proposes; VW hesitates. 'The Novels of George Gissing', review of G. Gissing's The Odd Women, Eve's Ransom, The Whirlpool, The Unclassed, The Emancipated, In the Year of Jubilee, Denzil Quarrier and Human Odds and Ends, in TLS. 16-19 To Isle of Wight to stay with VB; on return to London VW suffers another attack of mental illness and is f0rced to spend several days in bed. 25 VW's thirtieth birthday. February 3 (Sat) Gives housewarming party at Asham, with A. Stephen, 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). 7 Reads K. '" Turns with relief to Byron; admires the 'elastic shape' of Don Juan (D, 7-8 Aug). 8 'Rupert Brooke', review of The Collected Poems of Rupert Brooke, with a Memoir, in TLS. 15 'A Practical Utopia', review of Oliver Onions' The New Moon, in TLS.