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8 edition of Bloomsbury and France found in the catalog.

Bloomsbury and France

Art and Friends

by Mary Ann Caws

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  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Oxford University Press, USA .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages288
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7388337M
ISBN 100195117522
ISBN 109780195117523

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Yet until now there has never been a book that focused on the profound influence of France on the Bloomsbury group. In Bloomsbury and France: Art and Friends, Mary Ann Caws and Sarah Bird Wright reveal the crucial importance of the Bloomsbury group's frequent sojourns to France, the artists and writers they met there, and the liberating effect of the country itself.

Drawing upon Cited by: 9. "Bloomsbury on the Mediterranean," is how Vanessa Bell described France in a letter to her sister, Virginia Woolf. Remarking on the vivifying effect of Cassis, Woolf herself said, "I will take my mind out of its iron cage and let it swim.

Complete heaven, I think it." Yet until now there has. In Bloomsbury and France: Art and Friends, Mary Ann Bloomsbury and France book and Sarah Bird Wright reveal the crucial importance of the Bloomsbury group's frequent sojourns to France, the artists and writers they met.

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