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London Borough of Camden in Greater London County, England, United Kingdom
 

The Bloomsbury Group

 
 
The Bloomsbury Group Marker image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, October 12, 2017
1. The Bloomsbury Group Marker
Inscription.

Bloomsbury
Group members
Virginia Woolf
Duncan Grant
Adrian Stephen
Leonard Woolf &
John Maynard
Keynes

lived in a house
on this site
1911-1912

 
Erected 2015 by The Marchmont Association, UCL School of Pharmacy.
 
Location. 51° 31.504′ N, 0° 7.318′ W. Marker is in London Borough of Camden, England, in Greater London County. Marker is at the intersection of Brunswick Square and Hunter Street, on the left when traveling east on Brunswick Square. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 29-39 Brunswick Square, London Borough of Camden, England WC1N 1AX, United Kingdom.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Sir James Matthew Barrie (about 150 meters away, measured in a direct line); Horizon Magazine (about 180 meters away); Hilda Doolittle (about 210 meters away); Roger Fry (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Sir Syed Ahmed Khan (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); R.H. Tawney (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Friend at Hand (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Charlotte Mew (approx. 0.3 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in London Borough of Camden.
 
Also see . . .  The Bloomsbury Group (Wikipedia)
The Bloomsbury Group Marker - Wide View image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, October 12, 2017
2. The Bloomsbury Group Marker - Wide View
. The Bloomsbury Group—or Bloomsbury Set—was a group of associated English writers, intellectuals, philosophers and artists, the best known members of which included Virginia Woolf, John Maynard Keynes, E. M. Forster and Lytton Strachey. This loose collective of friends and relatives were closely associated with Cambridge University and lived, worked or studied together near Bloomsbury, London, during the first half of the 20th century. According to Ian Ousby, "although its members denied being a group in any formal sense, they were united by an abiding belief in the importance of the arts". Their works and outlook deeply influenced literature, aesthetics, criticism, and economics as well as modern attitudes towards feminism, pacifism, and sexuality. (Submitted on December 6, 2017.) 
 
Categories. Arts, Letters, Music
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 6, 2017. This page originally submitted on December 6, 2017, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 59 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 6, 2017, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.
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