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Product Description: James's friendship with Constance Fenimore Woolson ended in 1894 when he tried to drown a boatload of her dresses in the Venetian lagoon; she had fallen to her death three months before. It was an elusive friendship that echoed his mysterious relationship with Minny Temple who had died twenty years earlier...read more

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9781844088928 | Gardners Books, November 1, 2012, cover price $24.85 | About this edition: James's friendship with Constance Fenimore Woolson ended in 1894 when he tried to drown a boatload of her dresses in the Venetian lagoon; she had fallen to her death three months before.

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Product Description: Book by Woolf, Virginia

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9781903155882 | Gardners Books, April 19, 2012, cover price $23.65 | About this edition: Book by Woolf, Virginia

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Product Description: "Lives Like Loaded Guns...reads like a fabulous detective story...[Gordon] takes us into undiscovered territory." --The Washington Post , a great companion to fans of the film A Quiet Passion, starring Cynthia Nixon as Emily Dickinson...read more

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9780670021932 | 1 edition (Viking Pr, June 10, 2010), cover price $32.95 | About this edition: In 1882, Emily Dickinson's brother Austin began a passionate love affair with Mabel Todd, a young Amherst faculty wife, setting in motion a series of events that would forever change the lives of the Dickinson family.

Paperback:

9780143119142 | Reprint edition (Penguin USA, May 31, 2011), cover price $19.00 | About this edition: "Lives Like Loaded Guns.

Hardcover:

9780061131288 | Harpercollins, November 1, 2009, cover price $29.95

Paperback:

9780061131295 | Perennial, November 1, 2008, cover price $18.00

Miscellaneous:

9780061866005 | Harpercollins, March 17, 2009, cover price $11.99

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A portrait of the author of The Vindication of the Rights of Women traces her pivotal contributions to the founding of feminism, exploring her relationships with three different men and the influence of her ideas on subsequent generations. Reader's Guide available. Reprint.

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9780060198022 | Harpercollins, May 1, 2005, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: A portrait of the author of The Vindication of the Rights of Women traces her pivotal contributions to the founding of feminism, exploring her relationships with three different men and the influence of her ideas on subsequent generations.

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9780060957742 | Reprint edition (Perennial, May 1, 2006), cover price $16.95 | About this edition: A portrait of the author of The Vindication of the Rights of Women traces her pivotal contributions to the founding of feminism, exploring her relationships with three different men and the influence of her ideas on subsequent generations.

This tribute to three women who left nothing but their stories, letters, and memories reveals the significance of their lives, their hidden possibilities, and, most importantly, the redemptive power of friendship between women.

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9780393031645 | W W Norton & Co Inc, September 1, 1992, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: The author describes her childhood in the Jewish community in Cape Town in the 1950s and 1960s, her experiences in New York and Oxford, her Eastern European ancestors, and the bonds she has formed over the years

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9781844081431 | New edition (Virago Pr, January 1, 2005), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: This tribute to three women who left nothing but their stories, letters, and memories reveals the significance of their lives, their hidden possibilities, and, most importantly, the redemptive power of friendship between women.

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Product Description: It might not have the been the revolution that Mary Wollstonecraft called for in A Vindication of the Rights of Woman (1792), but the Romantic era did witness a dramatic change in women's lives. Combining literary and cultural history, this richly illustrated volume brings back to life a remarkable, though frequently overlooked, group of women who transformed British culture and inspired new ways of understanding feminine roles and female sexuality...read more

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9780231136303 | Columbia Univ Pr, May 30, 2005, cover price $55.00 | About this edition: It might not have the been the revolution that Mary Wollstonecraft called for in A Vindication of the Rights of Woman (1792), but the Romantic era did witness a dramatic change in women's lives.

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The biographer of T.S. Eliot, Charlotte Bronte, Virginia Woolf and Henry James turns now to one of the greatest women of history.

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9780316728669 | Gardners Books, January 20, 2005, cover price $39.85 | About this edition: The biographer of T.

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Product Description: En 1837, a los veintiún años, Charlotte Brontë envió sus primeros escritos al poeta Robert Southey con el fin de recabar su opinión. La respuesta fue rápida y tajante: «Señorita, la literatura no es asunto de mujeres, y no debería serlo nunca»...read more

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9788472239272 | Tusquets Editor, January 1, 2002, cover price $25.95 | About this edition: En 1837, a los veintiún años, Charlotte Brontë envió sus primeros escritos al poeta Robert Southey con el fin de recabar su opinión.

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Product Description: "[T]he most informative, most nearly definitive, most judicious word on this major, modern writer."―Scott Elledge "[M]easured, and brave in its imaginative interpretations."―Carolyn Heilbrun, The New York Times Book Review This "original, intuitive, and even exciting" (The New Yorker) portrait highlights the experiences that shaped Virginia Woolf's life and art―her childhood, her relationships with her father and sister, her marriage, and her descents into madness...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780393018912, titled "Virginia Woolf: A Writer's Life" | W W Norton & Co Inc, February 1, 1985, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Through the prism of her writings, this biography examines the life of Virginia Woolf, making use of many sources not used by previous biographers including drafts of novels, the unfinished memoirs, and unfinished novels
9780198117230, titled "Virginia Woolf: A Writer's Life" | Oxford Univ Pr, October 1, 1984, cover price $25.90 | About this edition: "[M]easured, and brave in its imaginative interpretations.

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9780393322057, titled "Virginia Woolf: A Writer's Life" | W W Norton & Co Inc, July 1, 2001, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: "[T]he most informative, most nearly definitive, most judicious word on this major, modern writer.
9780393310610, titled "Virginia Woolf: A Writer's Life" | Reissue edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, August 1, 1993), cover price $11.95 | About this edition: Through the prism of her writings, this biography examines the life of Virginia Woolf, making use of many sources not used by previous biographers including drafts of novels, the unfinished memoirs, and unfinished novels
9780192819079, titled "Virginia Woolf, a Writer's Life" | Oxford Univ Pr, May 1, 1986, cover price $5.70 | also contains Alan Wake: Official Survival Guide

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Drawing on scores of unpublished letters, the author offers an unflinching rendering of the accomplished Modernist poet, including his famous anti-Semitism and misogyny, his serious insecurities, and his search for personal salvation. Reprint. (view table of contents)

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9780393320930 | Reprint edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, October 1, 2000), cover price $21.95 | About this edition: Explores Eliot's poetry, drama, and literary criticism in relation to his life in America and England, his relationship with his first wife, his anti-Semitism, and his misogyny.

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Explores the influences of Minny Temple and Constance Fenimore Woolson on Henry James' life

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9780393047110 | W W Norton & Co Inc, April 1, 1999, cover price $32.50 | About this edition: Explores the influences of Minny Temple and Constance Fenimore Woolson on Henry James' life

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9780099386117 | Vintage Uk, September 1, 1999, cover price $7.99

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Drawing on scores of unpublished letters, the author offers an unflinching rendering of the accomplished Modernist poet, including his famous anti-Semitism and misogyny, his serious insecurities, and his search for personal salvation. (view table of contents)

Hardcover:

9780393047288 | W W Norton & Co Inc, June 1, 1999, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Explores Eliot's poetry, drama, and literary criticism in relation to his life in America and England, his relationship with his first wife, his anti-Semitism, and his misogyny

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Searches for the real Charlotte Bronte behind the loneliness, loss, and unrequited love--a strong woman with a fierce belief in herself, creative energy, and powerful ambition, who shaped her life and transformed it into art (view table of contents)

Hardcover:

9780393037227 | W W Norton & Co Inc, January 1, 1995, cover price $27.50 | About this edition: Searches for the real Charlotte Bronte behind the loneliness, loss, and unrequited love--a strong woman with a fierce belief in herself, creative energy, and powerful ambition, who shaped her life and transformed it into art

Paperback:

9780393314489 | Reprint edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, May 1, 1996), cover price $25.95 | About this edition: Searches for the real Charlotte Bronte behind the loneliness, loss, and unrequited love--a strong woman with a fierce belief in herself, creative energy, and powerful ambition, who shaped her life and transformed it into art

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Product Description: Barcelona. 20 cm. 382 p., [8] p. de lám. Encuadernación en tapa blanda de editorial ilustrada. Traducción del inglés por Jaime Zulaika. Traducción de: Virginia Woolf, a writer's life. Índice. 1882-1941. Biografías .. Este libro es de segunda mano y tiene o puede tener marcas y señales de su anterior propietario...read more

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9788432245770 | Planeta Pub Corp, September 1, 1995, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Barcelona.

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Focuses on the writer's later years, exploring the dichotomy of his religious convictions and stormy nature, as well as his relationships with Emily Hale and Mary Trevelyan and the influence of an American ethos on his views

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9780374147419, titled "Eliot's New Life" | Farrar Straus & Giroux, September 1, 1988, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Focuses on the writer's later years, exploring the dichotomy of his religious convictions and stormy nature, as well as his relationships with Emily Hale and Mary Trevelyan and the influence of an American ethos on his views

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9780374522056, titled "Eliot's New Life" | Farrar Straus & Giroux, September 1, 1989, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Focuses on the writer's later years, exploring the dichotomy of his religious convictions and stormy nature, as well as his relationships with Emily Hale and Mary Trevelyan and the influence of an American ethos on his views

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Drawing on family papers and Eliot's works, the author recounts the key events and influences of the American poet's life up to 1926, noting links between his life and his poems

Hardcover:

9780198120780 | Oxford Univ Pr, March 1, 1977, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: Gordon, Lyndall, Eliot's Early Years

Paperback:

9780374521103 | Reissue edition (Farrar Straus & Giroux, October 1, 1988), cover price $8.95 | About this edition: Drawing on family papers and Eliot's works, the author recounts the key events and influences of the American poet's life up to 1926, noting links between his life and his poems

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