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Other titlesVirginia Woolf and the Hogarth Press.
ContributionsBeekman, William, Grolier Club
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Pagination54 p. :
Number of Pages54
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Open LibraryOL22591703M
ISBN 100910672547

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In this exemplary work of scholarship, Willis, an English professor at the College of William and Mary, traces the history of Hogarth Press, Leonard and Virginia Woolf's publishing enterprise, from its beginnings as a hand press in their drawing room to its later success as a small, profitable commercial printing press, run in partnership with the poet John Lehmann.

He also published an extensive list of first world war poets, as well as his own writings – including, ina short memoir, The Other Boy at the Hogarth Press: Virginia and Leonard Woolf As. In Virginia and Leonard Woolf founded a British publishing house called Hogarth Press.

The couple bought a hand press, similar to the one that was next to the press we used in the Book Arts Workshop, in for £19 (equivalent to about £ in ) and taught themselves how to.

The Hogarth Press. Virginia and Leonard Woolf set up the Hogarth Press in and published works by key modernist writers as well important works in translation. Duncan Heyes assesses the contribution that the Hogarth Press made to modernism and to British literary culture.

Hogarth Press was a printing press founded by Virginia and Leonard Woolf in The Woolfs originally started the press, which they named after their home Hogarth House in the suburb of Richmond, as. However, early in the acquisition process, the decision was made by WSU Libraries to collect all the Woolfs’ works, including all editions of Virginia’s books.

The couple founded Hogarth Press inwhile both were becoming known as authors and critics, and Leonard was a rising editor. Perhaps most notably, they published Virginia Woolf.

The press gave Woolf the freedom to write the fiction she wanted to write without enduring the judgment of mainstream publishers or editors. Shortly after the Woolfs established Hogarth, an aunt of Virginia Woolf's died and left her niece an inheritance of £ per year for life.

Willis, Leonard and Virginia Woolf as Publishers: The Hogarth Press –41 (Charlottesville and London: University Press of Virginia, ), p.

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The research in this volume coincides with the centenary of the founding of Hogarth Press inthus making a timely addition to scholarship on the. Virginia Woolf and Hugh Walpole (Britain’s first book club), they were also important allies in the literary marketplace. This article explores some of the ramifications of that al-liance, and particularly the impact of the Book society as a key book distributor for the fortunes of the Hogarth Press.

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She took the opportunity of being free from someone else’s editorial control to push the boundaries of her experimental literary technique.

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Virginia's older sister Vanessa, who married the critic Clive Bell, participated in this venture by designing dust jackets for the books issued by the Hogarth Press. Virginia Woolf's home in Tavistock Square, Bloomsbury, became a literary and art center, attracting such diverse intellectuals as Lytton Strachey (–), Arthur Waley (.

The Hogarth Press was founded in by Leonard Woolf and Virginia Woolf. It was named after their house in Richmond, in which they began hand-printing books.

During the inter-war years, the Hogarth Press grew from a hobby of the Woolfs to a business when they began using commercial printers. In Virginia Woolf relinquished her interest in the business and it was then run as a partnership Country of origin: United Kingdom.Biography Virginia Woolf (–) is recognised as one of the most innovative writers of the 20th century.

Perhaps best known as the author of Mrs Dalloway () and To the Lighthouse (), she was also a prolific writer of essays, diaries, letters and biographies. Both in style and subject matter, Woolf’s work captures the fast-changing world in which she was working, from Gender: Female.PULLMAN, Wash.

- Long before the phrase “indie publishing” was coined, Virginia and Leonard Woolf set out to create a press for written works that larger publishers wouldn’t produce. Inthe couple purchased a small hand press, with no previous experience on how to use it. But under the Woolfs’ ownership, the Hogarth Press introduced readers to numerous literary works.

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