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Interactive Tour of Woolf's Homes and Gardens
By Elisa Kay Sparks
|Virginia Woolf, Kew Gardens
Richmond: Hogarth Press, 1919.
One of 150 copies, with cover hand-painted by Roger Fry and woodcuts by Vanessa Bell.
Frances Hooper Collection of Virginia Woolf, Mortimer Rare Book Room, Smith College
(center in case)
|Virginia Woolf, Kew Gardens.
London: Hogarth Press, 1927.
Number 16 of 500 copies, signed by the author.
Decorated by Vanessa Bell.
Elizabeth Power Richardson Collection, Mortimer Rare Book Room, Smith College (right in case)
|Vita Sackville-West, Sissinghurst
London: Hogarth Press, 1931.
One of 500 copies hand-printed by Leonard and Virginia Woolf and dedicated to Virginia Woolf.
The Hogarth Press published a total of 15 books by Vita Sackville-West, some of their most successful, including Seducers in Ecuador (1924), the Edwardians (1930), and All Passion Spent (1931).
Frances Hooper Collection of Virginia Woolf,
Mortimer Rare Book Room, Smith College (left in case)
Virginia Woolf: A Botanical Perspective
Powerpoint Presentation on Virginia Woolf’s House and Gardens
Susan S. Barker, Archives, Smith College
Karen Kukil, Mortimer Rare Book Room, Smith College
Stephanie Schoen, Advancement, Smith College
Elisa Kay Sparks, Clemson University
Photographs of Virginia Woolf’s Family
First Editions in Display Case
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