The London Scene

By: Woolf, Virginia

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A very nice copy. Light general wear to jacket. 1988 Small Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 95 pp. The London Scene is a collection of essays written by one of London's most acclaimed writers. Virginia Woolf was born and lived much of her life in the city, using it as the backdrop for many of her works. She was a fervent walker and her keen eye keeps pace as she strides across the city that she loved above all others. The London Scene begins in the docks of the east and flows against the Thames tide westwards, following the commercial pulse of the city from the disembarkment of goods at Tilbury to the crowds of shoppers on Oxford Street, before winding on majestically to the grand buildings of the City and Westminster. Virginia Woolf pauses to admire the splendour of St. Paul's and the austerity of Westminster Abbey. She visits the spartan houses of literary men, and concludes her walk with a wry look at the House of Commons. With specially commissioned illustrations by Suzanne Barton. Keywords: VIRGINIA WOOLF LONDON SCENE LITERATURE LITERARY ESSAYS LONDON BRITAIN BRITISH HISTORY

Title: The London Scene

Author: Woolf, Virginia

Categories: Essays & Letters, Literature, British,

Publisher: Snowbooks: 1988

ISBN Number: 095457592X

ISBN Number 13: 9780954575922

Binding: Small Hard Cover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 2202413