After they met in 1922, Vita Sackville-West, a British novelist married to
diplomat Harold Nicolson, and Virginia Woolf began an intense and passionate
relationship that lasted until Woolf's death in 1941. In their correspondence,
the women leave no aspect of their lives untouched: they record daily dramas,
bits of gossip, the strains and pleasures of writing, and their mutual joy in
each other's company.
Through this collection of 500 letters spanning 20 years, the legendary lesbian
romance between Virginia Woolf and Vita Sackville-West is showcased in intimate
detail. 25 photos.