Quotes by Vita Sackville-West

About Vita Sackville-West:

The Hon. Victoria Mary Sackville-West, Lady Nicolson is chiefly remembered for the celebrated garden at Sissinghurst she created with her diplomat husband, Sir Harold Nicolson. She is also remembered as the inspiration for the androgynous protagonist of the historical romp, Orlando: A Biography by her famous friend and admirer, Virginia Woolf, with whom she had a brief affair.

Author Bio

  • NameVita Sackville-West
  • DescriptionEnglish writer
  • AliasesLady Victoria Sackville-West; Victoria Mary Sackville-West, Lady Nicolson
  • BornMarch 9, 1892
  • DiedJune 2, 1962
  • CountryUnited Kingdom
  • ProfessionHorticulturist; Writer; Poet; Gardener
  • WorksThe Edwardians; All Passion Spent