Ruth Bernard Yeazell: Constance Fenimore Woolson
7 May 2014
Show More The Complete Letters of Constance Fenimore Woolson edited by Sharon Dean.
Florida, 609 pp., £71.95, July 2012, 978 0 8130 3989 3Show More
“... pictures, statues, vineyards, the Italian sky, dark-eyed peasants, opera-music, Raphael and old Michael, ‘Childe Harold’, the ‘Marble Faun’, ‘Romola’, and ever so many more ingredients, – the whole having I think taken me pretty well off my feet! Perhaps I ought to add Henry James. He has been perfectly charming to me for the last three ...”