BLOOMSBURY GROUP - AVERY, TODD
Title Close & Affectionate Friends - Desmond and Molly MacCarthy and the Boomsbury Group
Publisher Bloomington, IN Lilly Library 1999
Seller ID 12861E
First Edition. Paperbound, 5 3/4Ó x 8Ó. Fresh, as new. An exploration of the lives and times of the Bloomsbury Group, one of the most celebrated and important cultural and literary groups of the twentieth century, whose core members include Clive and Vanessa Bell, E.M. Forster, Roger Fry, Duncan Grant, John Maynard Keynes, Desmond and Mary (Molly) MacCarthy, Lytton Strachey, and Leonard and Virginia Woolf. This book is inspired by the Lilly Library's acquisition of the Desmond and Mary MacCarthy Papers, their largest collection of Bloomsbury Group materials, including approximately 10,000 letters and other manuscripts, typescripts, notebooks, radio scripts, tear sheets, school reports, diaries, and drawings. Illustrated in color and black & white throughout. Fine in stiff glossy printed wrappers.