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Virginia Woolf's nose : essays on biography

Author: Hermione Lee
Publisher: Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This intriguing and witty collection of essays looks at how biography deals with myths and legends, what goes missing and what can't be proved in the story of a life.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: Percy Bysshe Shelley; Virginia Woolf; Samuel Pepys; Jane Austen; Jane Austen; Samuel Pepys; Percy Bysshe Shelley; Virginia Woolf; Percy Bysshe Shelley; Virginia Woolf; Samuel Pepys; Jane Austen; Jane Austen; Percy Bysshe Shelley; Virginia Woolf
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Hermione Lee
ISBN: 0691120323 9780691120324
OCLC Number: 56632080
Description: 141 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Shelley's heart and Pepys's lobsters --
Virginia Woolf's nose --
Jane Austen faints --
How to end it all.
Responsibility: Hermione Lee.
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This intriguing and witty collection of essays looks at how biography deals with myths and legends, what goes missing and what can't be proved in the story of a life.

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