The only things I knew about Angelica Garnett before I read this autobiography were 1 that she was the daughter of Vanessa Bell and her lover Duncan Grant, and 2 that her eventual husband David Garnett had announced that he would marry Angelica on first meeting her, in her cradle.
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In addition it would seem that Vanessa Bell apparently did not believe in education, of any kind, and certainly not for girls. I was revolted, and furious. David Garnett married someone else while waiting for Angelica to grow up enough to be beddable. Therapy also helped her: vast amounts of it. Like Like.
Deceived With Kindness
Oh dear. They were so intent on being bohemians that they had no proper judgment on rearing children.
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This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Yes indeed deceived! After reading the book I was left with completely different views of Clive, Vanessa, and Duncan that I had imagined from reading Virginia Woolf's letters and diaries. Still can't figure out what Vanessa was thinking. Deceived With Kindness. Angelica Garnett.
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A Child at Charleston. With the Bells at Seend.
Spring in Cassis. At Home in Sussex. The Woolves.
Deceived with Kindness by Angelica Garnett
Looking up to Julian. Child of Two Fathers.
Her aunt was Virginia Woolf, her mother Vanessa Bell, and her father Duncan Grant, though for many years Angelica believed herself, naturally enough, the daughter of Vanessa's husband Clive.