A Boy At The Hogarth Press

Jamie Glover reads Richard Kennedy's classic memoir based on the diary he kept when, as a callow sixteen year old, he started working for Leonard and Virginia Woolf in the heart of Bloomsbury.

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London in the late 1920s. A new recruit takes up his apprenticeship at the Hogarth Press run by Leonard and Virginia Woolf. LONDON in the late 1920s. A new recruit takes up his apprenticeship at the Hogarth Press, run by Leonard and Virginia Woolf.

LONDON in the late 1920s. A new recruit takes up his apprenticeship at the Hogarth Press, run by Leonard and Virginia Woolf.

The first of five programmes in which Jamie Glover reads Richard Kennedy 's classic memoir based on the diary he kept while working for Leonard and Virginia Woolf in Bloomsbury. Producer Pete Atkin

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A young apprentice hopes he can stay and learn more about the Hogarth Press and the LONDON Bloomsbury Set in the 1920s.

Five programmes in which Jamie Glover reads Richard Kennedy 's classic memoir based on the diary he kept while working for Leonard and Virginia Woolf.

2: Virginia Woolf at work.

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It's Autumn and there's excitement at the Hogarth Press as Virginia Woolf's Orlando is published.

It's Autumn 1929 and there's excitement at the Hogarth Press as Virginia Woolf's Orlando is published.

Read by Jamie Glover.

Five programmes in which Jamie Glover reads Richard Kennedy 's memoir based on the diary he kept while working for Leonard and Virginia Woolf.

3: The publication of Virginia Woolf's Orlando in 1929.

It's Autumn and there's excitement at the Hogarth Press as Virginia Woolf's Orlando is published. Read by Jamie Glover.

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It's winter and the whole of LONDON is on the ice in Richmond, but Richard is disillusioned and begins to hanker after art school.

Everything starts to go wrong for Richard Kennedy as he makes an expensive mistake at the Hogarth Press.

Five programmes in which Jamie Glover reads Richard Kennedy 's classic memoir based on the diary he kept while working for Leonard and Virginia Woolf.

4: Everything starts to go wrong for Richard Kennedy as he makes an expensive mistake.

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Richard Kennedy is finding that there is more to life than the Hogarth Press, but before he leaves, he takes part in a Bloomsbury cricket match.

Young apprentice Richard is left in charge of the office, but the uniform printing of Woolf's novels goes horribly awry.

The last of five programmes in which Jamie Glover reads Richard

Kennedy's classic memoir based on the diary he kept while working for Leonard and Virginia Woolf.