Julia Stephen

Standard Name: Stephen, Julia

Connections

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Birth Virginia Woolf
Adeline Virginia Stephen, later VW , was born at 22 Hyde Park Gate, Kensington, London, the third of the four children of Sir Leslie Stephen and Julia Prinsep Stephen .
Lee, Hermione. Virginia Woolf. Chatto and Windus, 1996.
104, 35
Family and Intimate relationships Virginia Woolf
Leslie Stephen 's daughter from his previous marriage, Laura (1868-1934), suffered from some form of mental disability and lived most of her life in institutions.
Lee, Hermione. Virginia Woolf. Chatto and Windus, 1996.
74
Julia Stephen had three children from her first marriage...
Family and Intimate relationships Virginia Woolf
Julia Stephen , Leslie Stephen's wife and VW 's mother, died at the age of forty-nine from either influenza or rheumatic fever, a condition exacerbated by overwork.
Bishop, Edward. A Virginia Woolf Chronology. Macmillan, 1989.
1
Lee, Hermione. Virginia Woolf. Chatto and Windus, 1996.
128
Hussey, Mark. Virginia Woolf A to Z. Facts on File, 1995.
267-8
Matthew, Henry Colin Gray, Brian Harrison, and Lawrence Goldman, editors. Oxford Dictionary of National Biography.
Family and Intimate relationships Virginia Woolf
VW 's mother, née Julia Prinsep Jackson (1846-95), was born in India and brought to England as a toddler.
Hussey, Mark. Virginia Woolf A to Z. Facts on File, 1995.
267
She was a favourite niece (and subject) of photographer Julia Margaret Cameron , on whom...
Health Virginia Woolf
VW 's varying reactions to her own illnesses included guilt about what she saw as her lack of mental and moral control over her body; deep anger toward her physicians and the larger operational codes...
Instructor Virginia Woolf
Virginia Woolf was educated at home. As a very young girl, she was tutored by her mother in Latin, French, and history. When she was between thirteen and fifteen, her father gave her lessons for...
Textual Features Mary Augusta Ward
Her signatories—who mostly owed their eminence to their position as the the wives of prominent men—included Mrs Leslie Stephen , Mrs Matthew Arnold , Mrs Kegan Paul (who was a novelist in her own right),...

Timeline

June 1889
Nineteenth Century published An Appeal against Female Suffrage by Mary Augusta Ward , signed by 103 other women.