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Virginia Woolf (I) (1882–1941)

London-born Virginia Woolf came from a wealthy family and, unlike her brothers, received her education at home, an unusual step for the times. Her parents had both had children from previous marriages, so she grew up with a variety of siblings, stepbrothers and stepsisters. Her father was a well-respected editor and author and the former ... See full bio »

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 1997 Mrs Dalloway (novel)
 1992 Orlando (novel)
 1991 A Room of One's Own (TV Movie) (writings)
 1983 To the Lighthouse (TV Movie) (novel)
 1982 Golven (novel)
 1977 Simple Gifts (TV Movie) (novel "Orlando" - segment "The Great Frost")
 1955 O Contador de Histórias (TV Series) (1 episode)
- A Herança (1955)
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 2015 Portrait of a Dancer: Sarah Lamb (Documentary short)
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 1978 Me! I'm Afraid of Virginia Woolf (TV Movie)

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Other Works:

Novel: "A Room of One's Own" (filmed as A Room of One's Own (1991)) See more »

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2 Biographical Movies | 26 Print Biographies | 5 Portrayals | 4 Articles | See more »

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Personal Quote:

[on growth] For as it is impossible to have every experience, one must make do with seeds--germs of what might have been. See more »


Was a member of the Bloomsbury Group, which also included E.M. Forster. See more »

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