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Violet Trefusis

Philippe Jullian

Violet Trefusis

a biography : including correspondence with Vita Sackville-West

by Philippe Jullian

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Published by Methuen in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Trefusis, Violet, -- 1894-1972 -- Biography.,
  • Authors, English -- 20th century -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementPhilippe Jullian and John Phillips.
    ContributionsPhillips, John, 1926-, Sackville-West, V. 1892-1962.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR6039.R39Z/
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv,256p.,(12)p. of plates :
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22176310M
    ISBN 100413600807

      Four years after the end of her turbulent decade-long romance with Violet Trefusis, the English poet, novelist, and landscape designer Vita Sackville-West became intensely infatuated with Virginia Woolf, ten years her was a singular love that, like the protagonist of Woolf’s revolutionary novel inspired by Vita, shape-shifted fluidly as the . Vita Sackville-West and Violet Trefusis (née Keppel) met at a party in the winter of , when Violet was ten and Vita twelve. From the beginning, their relationship was intense, and the constant travels of both families created the necessity of an ongoing and voluminous correspondence (Vita's early letters to Violet were burned by Violet's husband, Denys Trefusis.

    Book is in Very Good Condition. Text will be unmarked. May show some signs of use or wear. Will include dust jacket if it originally came with one. Satisfaction is guaranteed with every order. LAST EDWARDIANS: AN ILLUSTRATED HISTORY OF VIOLET TREFUSIS & ALICE KEPPEL *Excellent Condition*.   Buy a cheap copy of Violet to Vita: The Letters of Violet book by John Phillips. The passionate love affair between Violet Trefusis and Vita Sackville-West ended in with their forced separation and return to their respective husbands and Free shipping over $Cited by: 5.

    Violet Trefusis by Philippe Jullian; John Phillips and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at - Violet Trefusis by Jullian, Philippe - . Primary Sources Violet Trefusis. Violet Keppel, the elder daughter of Alice Keppel, was born at 2 Wilton Crescent, London, on 6th June Keppell was the mistress of Edward VII but it was later established that her real father was Ernest William Beckett (–), the Conservative MP for Whitby.. Violet Keppel educated by a French governess and at Helen Wolff's school .


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Paperback. Other books include Montmartre () and Les Orientalistes (The Orientalists, ), works of art history; and biographies of Edward VII (), Wilde (), Gabriele D’Annunzio (), Jean Lorrain (), Violet Trefusis (), and Sarah Bernhardt. John Phillips is a contributor for Houghton Mifflin Harcourt titles including: "Violet 4/5(1).

Violet Trefusis book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. A remarkable woman in her own right and a highly gifted writer, Violet Tre /5. Early in the book Violet shares quotes from her diary from around ; she was seriously depressed.

She speaks of having loved and suffered but nothing else is revealed. But the inclusion of such intimate `real' detail is revealing in itself. Anyhow, we quickly skip ahead to a better time.

The book includes all the main actors in Violet's life /5(6). Violet Trefusis has 11 books on Goodreads with ratings. Violet Trefusis’s most popular book is Violet to Vita: The Letters of Violet Trefusis to Vita.

Online shopping from a great selection at Books Store. This official web-site provides accurate reference material on Violet Trefusis; to promote awareness and appreciation of this remarkable woman, her works, and all the activities implemented in her name.

Yes, an armchair. A quite exceptional armchair. A wax model described my proportions; the master had gone to the Port du Bois, facing the Ille Louviers, to find the choicest beech of the finest grain to fashion my fawn-like feet, my gondola back; the parts assembled and pegged I was sent to the celebrated Chaillon, who carved the wood.

lacing delicate wreaths through the /5. Violet reluctantly became engaged to Denys Trefusis, a soldier with the British Royal Horse Guards, who had been courting her for years. Although Denys had given his word to remain a “gentleman” — that is, he had promised the marriage would be chaste, so that Violet could remain faithful to Vita — the prospect of committing to someone.

Scholar finds writer's poem to mistress Violet Trefusis as it falls out of book during conservation work at her Sissinghurst home Maev Kennedy Mon 29 Apr EDT First published on Mon 29 Author: Maev Kennedy.

This book is based upon the letter's sent to Vita Sackville West, written by Violet Trefusis (Mrs Keppels Daughter) it pertains to a very famous or should that be infamous affair the two conducted between /5. Philippe Jullian has been collecting extravagant aesthetes of the period and writing about them in an informed and attuned fashion; John Phillips became the literary heir of Violet Trefusis, and had access to her letters—a selection is appended.

Both knew Violet but have not intruded in their biography of the little girl who ""rolled her hoops with a sceptre,"" as Cocteau aptly.

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Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles. Violet Keppel (subsequently Trefusis) was born on the 6 th June in London. As a child she has lively intellectual curiosity and an infallibly quick eye. The smart and refined environment of her childhood offers Violet’s receptive mind the opportunity to create a personal beau ideal made up of harmony, good taste, and respect for beauty.

While the Vita-and-Violet soap opera is firmly part of gay history, Trefusis’s highly accomplished books, which include seven short novels and two memoirs, are forgotten and out of print.

In an irony she wouldn’t have appreciated, her literary immortality derives not from her own oeuvre but from her roles in other people’s fiction. Violet to Vita: The Letters of Violet Trefusis to Vita Sackville-West, Written by Violet Keppel Trefusis, Edition, (Reprint) Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd [Paperback].: Violet Trefusis () by Jullian, Philippe and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at great prices.› Find signed collectible books by 'Violet Trefusis' English.

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