Hyde Park Gate News: The Stephen Family Newspaper
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating

Hyde Park Gate News: The Stephen Family Newspaper

3.61 of 5 stars 3.61  ·  rating details  ·  18 ratings  ·  4 reviews
As children, Virginia Woolf, sister Vanessa Bell, and brother Thoby, collaborated on their own family newspaper. Published here for the first time ever, the Hyde Park Gate News also includes their original drawings. Ingeniously mimicking the style of the leading newspapers of their day, the Stephen children—Virginia, Vanessa, and Thoby—present a charming and candid portray...more
Hardcover, 250 pages
Published September 1st 2006 by Hesperus Press
more details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.
A Room with a View by E.M. ForsterHowards End by E.M. ForsterA Passage to India by E.M. ForsterA Room of One's Own by Virginia WoolfWhere Angels Fear to Tread by E.M. Forster
Bloomsbury
19th out of 105 books — 20 voters
To the Lighthouse by Virginia WoolfMrs. Dalloway by Virginia WoolfThe Waves by Virginia WoolfA Room of One's Own by Virginia WoolfOrlando by Virginia Woolf
From Virginia's Room
71st out of 84 books — 30 voters


More lists with this book...

Community Reviews

(showing 1-30 of 70)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  rating details
Sarah
young virginia woolf = pure gold. favorite excerpt: (nora.) my own tom i love you with that fervent passion with which my father regards Roast beef but i do not look upon you with the same eyes as my father for he likes Roast Beef for its tast but i like you for your personal merits.
Moira Russell
Dec 31, 2009 Moira Russell marked it as to-read
MWA HA HA it is MINE. For $5.98, from Half Price Books. MINE.
Alex
Will not read again - vaguely interesting, but nothing extremely special.
Shannon
Delightful, daily news created by the Stephen Family. Virginia Woolf and her siblings in her teen years during 1890s. Clever and engaging. A peek into the lives of a highly literate family, meant to amuse and impress parents with exceedingly high standards.
Ines
Ines marked it as to-read
Jun 21, 2014
Kira
Kira marked it as to-read
May 26, 2014
Lemmy
Lemmy marked it as to-read
May 14, 2014
Malak Adny
Malak Adny marked it as to-read
Apr 23, 2014
Lotte
Lotte marked it as to-read
Apr 03, 2014
Shannon
Shannon marked it as to-read
Feb 01, 2014
Diyana Karayleva
Diyana Karayleva marked it as to-read
Jan 31, 2014
Geneviève
Geneviève marked it as to-read
Jan 15, 2014
Elizabeth
Elizabeth marked it as to-read
Jan 13, 2014
Markella
Markella marked it as to-read
Jan 13, 2014
Jacob
Jacob marked it as to-read
Sep 21, 2013
Farah
Farah marked it as to-read
Aug 11, 2013
Bonnie
Bonnie marked it as to-read
Jun 30, 2013
Jenni
Jenni added it
Jun 11, 2013
Ana Quiring
Ana Quiring marked it as to-read
Feb 07, 2013
Leo
Leo marked it as to-read
Feb 01, 2013
Kari
Kari marked it as to-read
Jan 07, 2013
Ismael Schonhorst
Ismael Schonhorst marked it as to-read
Dec 19, 2012
« previous 1 3 next »
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
81971
Vanessa Bell was born in Hyde Park Gate, London, the eldest child of the eminent literary scholar and critic Leslie Stephen and his second wife Julia Duckworth. At the time of Vanessa's birth Stephen was engaged as editor of the multi-volume Dictionary of National Biography and his was a home wherein intellectual pursuit, particularly of a literary kind, was encouraged. Besides Vanessa there were...more
More about Vanessa Bell...
Sketches In Pen and Ink Selected Letters Of Vanessa Bell Selected Letters Vanessa Bell's Family Album Vanessa Bell, 1879 1961: An Exhibition To Mark The Centenary Of Her Birth

Share This Book