Select Bibliography

Addison, Rhian and Underwood, HilaryLiberating Fashion: Aesthetic Dress in Victorian Portraits (Compton, Surrey: Watts Gallery Trust, 2015)
Aplin, JohnThe Inheritance of Genius: A Thackeray Family Biography 1798-1875 (Cambridge: The Lutterworth Press, 2010)
Bell, Alan (ed.)Sir Leslie Stephen’s Mausoleum Book (Clarendon Press: Oxford 1977) (MB)
Bennett, MaryWho Was Dr Jackson: Two Calcutta Families: 1830-1855 (London: BACSA, 2002)
Bill, E.G.W. University Reform in Nineteenth-Century Oxford: A Study of Henry Halford Vaughan 1811-1885 (Oxford: The Clarendon Press, 1973)
Blunt, WilfredEngland’s Michelangelo: A Biography of George Frederic Watts (London: Columbus Books, 1989)
Bryant, BarbaraG.F. Watts Portraits: Fame and Beauty in Victorian Society (London: National Portrait Gallery, 2004)
G.F. Watts in Kensington: Little Holland House and Gallery (Compton, Surrey, Watts Gallery, 2009)
Bulley, Anne            Free Mariner (London: BACSA, 1992)
Dakers, CarolineThe Holland Park Circle: Artist and Victorian Society (Newhaven and London: Yale University Press, 1999
Dalrymple, William White Moghuls: Love and Betrayal in Eighteenth-Century India (London: Flamingo, 2003)The Anarchy: The Relentless Rise of the East India Company (London: Bloomsbury, 2019)
Dalrymple, William (ed.)Forgotten Masters: Indian Painting for the East India Company (London: Philip Wilson Publishers, 2019)
Dell, MarionPeering through the Escallonia (London: Cecil Woolf, 1999)Virginia Woolf’s Influential Forebears: Julia Margaret Cameron, Anny Thackeray Ritchie and Julia Prinsep Stephen (Basingstoke, Hampshire: Palgrave Macmillan, 2015)
Dell, Marion and Whybrow, MarionVirginia Woolf and Vanessa Bell: Remembering St Ives (Padstow, Cornwall: Tabb House, 2003)
Dickinson, Violet (ed.)Miss Eden’s Letters (London: Macmillan and Co., Limited, 1919)
Eleanor, Eden (ed.)Letters from India (London: Richard Bentley and Son, 1872. 2 volumes)
Fay, ElizaOriginal Letters from India with introduction and notes by E.M. Forster (London: The Hogarth Press, 1925)
Fisher, HerbertAn Unfinished Biography (Oxford: OUP, 1940)
Giachero, Lia (ed.)Vanessa Bell: Sketches in Pen and Ink, Prologue by Angelica Garnett (London: The Hogarth Press, 1997)
Gillespie, Diane and Steele, Elizabeth (eds.)Julia Duckworth Stephen: Stories for Children, Essays for Adults (New York: Syracuse University Press, 1987)
Gilmour, DavidThe British in India (London: Penguin Random House, 2019)
Harden, Edgar F.The Letters and Private Papers of William Makepeace Thackeray A supplement to Gordon N. Ray The Letters and Private Papers of William Makepeace Thackeray Vol 1. (Abingdon Oxfordshire: Routledge, 2017)
Hill, BrianJulia Margaret Cameron: A Victorian Family Portrait (London: Peter Owen, 1973)
Hutchings, Richard J. and Hinton, Brian (eds.)The Farringford Journal of Emily Tennyson 1853-1864 (Newport, Isle of Wight: The Isle of Wight County Press, 1986)
Kincaid, DennisBritish Social Life in India, 1608-1937 (London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1938)
Lee, HermioneVirginia Woolf (London: Vintage, 1997) 
Le Faye, DeirdreJane Austen’s ‘Outlandish Cousin’: The Life and Letters of Eliza de Feuillide (London: The British Library, 2002)
Llewellyn-Jones, RosieEngaging Scoundrels: True Tales of Old Lucknow (New Delhi: O.U.P, 2000)
Losty, J.P.Calcutta City of Palaces: A Survey of the City in the Days of the East IndiaCompany 1690-1858 (London: The British Library, 1990)
Mulligan, Therese et al.For my best beloved sister Mia: An album of Photographs by Julia Margaret Cameron(Albuquerque: University of New Mexico, 1994)
Olsen, VictoriaFrom Life: Julia Margaret Cameron & Victorian Photography (London: Aurum Press, 2003)
Olusoga, DavidCivilisations – First Contact: The Cult of Progress (London: Profile Books, 2018)
Pemble, John (ed.)Miss Fane in India: The Indian Diary of a Victorian Lady (London: A Sutton, 1984)
Ray, G. (ed)The Letters and Private Papers of William Makepeace Thackeray collected and edited by Gordon Ray Vol I 1817 -1840 (London: OUP, 1945)
Spencer, Alfred (ed.)The Memoirs of William Hickey (London: Hurst & Blackett, 1913-1925. 4 volumes) 
Stirling, A.M.W.A Painter of Dreams (London: John Lane The Bodley Head, 1916)
Sykes, Laura (ed.)Calcutta through British Eyes 1690-1990 (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1992)  
Tayler, William Thirty-Eight Years in India (London: W.H. Allen & Co., 1881) Vol. 1.
Taylor, D. J. Thackeray (London: Chatto & Windus, 1999)
Tromans, NicholasThe Art of G.F. Watts (London: Paul Hoberton Publishing, 2017)
Troubridge, LauraMemories and Reflections (London: William Heinemann Ltd., 1925)
Vaughan, Ellen Twisleton (ed.)Letters of the Hon. Mrs. Edward Twisleton 1852-1862 (privately printed 1925)
Ward, ChloeThe Drawings of G.F. Watts (London and New York: Philip Wilson Publishers, 2016)
Watts, M.S.George Frederic Watts: The Annals of an Artist’s Life (London: Macmillan and Co. Limited, 1912. 3 volumes)
Woolf, VirginiaMrs Dalloway (London: Penguin, 1991) (MD)
The Years (Oxford: The World’s Classics, OUP, 1992  (TY)
To the Lighthouse (Oxford: Oxford World’s Classics, OUP, 2006) (TtL)

Abbreviations for frequently used texts

D 1-5        Anne Olivier Bell (ed.), The Diary of Virginia Woolf Volumes 1-5 (London: Hogarth Press, 1977-84)

E 1-6        Andrew Mc Neillie (ed.), The Essays of Virginia Woolf Volumes 1-4; and Stuart Clarke (ed.) Volumes 5-6 (London: Hogarth Press, 1986-2011) 

L 1-6        Nigel Nicolson and Joanne Trautmann (eds.), The Letters of Virginia Woolf  Volumes 1-6 (London: Hogarth Press, 1975-80)

Sketch     Virginia Woolf, A Sketch of the Past in Jeanne Schulkind (ed.), Virginia Woolf Moments of Being (Pimlico: London, 2002)

VWB        The Bulletin of the Virginia Woolf Society of Great Britain. Available on the Society web site