Frank Kermode, 25 April 1991
Show More A Passionate Apprentice. The Early Journals of Virginia Woolf, 1897-1909 edited by Mitchell Leaska.
Hogarth, 444 pp., £25, October 1990, 0 7012 0845 7Show More
A Very Close Conspiracy: Vanessa Bell and Virginia Woolf by Jane Dunn.
Cape, 338 pp., £16.99, October 1990, 0 224 02234 2Show More
“... of them flying about one can’t help noticing places where they are needed but are absent. Mr Leaska has written a long, informative and devout introduction, filling in much necessary biographical detail – if much really is still necessary – and drawing attention to any hint or prefiguration, in the work of the apprentice, of greater things, and more ...”