Bloomsbury and France: Art and Friends. With a Preface by Michael Holroyd, Caws, Mary Ann; Wright, Sarah Bird. Published by Oxford University Press, New York, 2000. 8vo up to 9½” tall., 430pp. with colour plates and in text black and white illustrations. Quarter green cloth over dusty rose boards. Photographic endpapers. Both volume and unclipped jacket are in fine, collectible condition.
A literary and visual overview of the interchange between France and England as experienced by members of the Bloomsbury group of writers and artists, including Virginia and Leonard Woolf, Vanessa Bell, Duncan Grant, Clive Bell, Roger Fry, Lytton Strachey, and Dora Carrington during the years 1906-1939, particularly their travels and sojourns in France which shaped much of their thinking, painting, and writing. 3808 $30