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Author Parmar, Priya, 1974-

Title Vanessa and her sister : a novel / Priya Parmar.

Publication Info. New York : Ballantine Books, [2014]

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Pittsburg 2nd Fl Fiction  F Parmar    ---  Available
Edition First edition.
Description 348 pages ; 24 cm.
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Summary "In 1905, Virginia and Vanessa Stephens and their brothers Thoby and Adrian moved to unfashionable, bohemian Bloomsbury. All in their twenties, orphaned and unmarried, they began holding Thursday night gatherings in their unchaperoned, unconventional drawing room. Most of the young guests in that room would become famous, breaking the old rules and blazing their own new paths. It is from Vanessa's point of view at the center of this eccentric, charmed circle of artists and intellectuals that this novel is told, with unsparing honesty about their friendships, their love affairs, and in particular her own troubled relationship with her complicated, brilliant sister Virginia"-- Provided by publisher.
Source NBK 12/14 PPL
Subject Bell, Vanessa, 1879-1961 -- Fiction.
Woolf, Virginia, 1882-1941 -- Fiction.
Sisters -- Fiction.
Women artists -- England -- 20th century -- Fiction.
Women authors, English -- 20th century -- Fiction.
Bloomsbury group -- Fiction.
London (England) -- Intellectual life -- 20th century -- Fiction.
FICTION / Historical.
FICTION / Contemporary Women.
FICTION / Literary.
Genre/Form Biographical fiction.
Historical fiction.
ISBN 9780804176378
080417637X

 
    
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