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Women and Fiction = A Room of One's Own: MS 1-1942

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Current Location: In storage


Women and Fiction = A Room of One's Own


Author: Woolf, Virginia
Binder (person): Winther, Annie




134 leaves - unlined paper with holes punched in inner margin. Originally loose sheets of paper of two different sizes, the pages were conserved and bound into one volume by Annie Winther in 1996. Spine covered in dark brown goatskin with boards covered in Cockerell marbled paper.

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Height: 27 cm
Width: 21.5 cm

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1942) by Woolf, Leonard


1929-03-06 CE - 1929-04-02 CE

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Identification numbers

Accession number: MS 1-1942
Primary reference Number: 187632
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Created: Thursday 31 May 2012 Updated: Thursday 12 January 2023 Last processed: Thursday 12 January 2023

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Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Manuscripts and Printed Books

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