Rosemary Hill: Bowen in Love, 9 April 2009
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Simon and Schuster, 489 pp., £14.99, February 2009, 978 1 84737 213 0Show More
People, Places, Things: Essays by Elizabeth Bowen edited by Allan Hepburn.
Edinburgh, 467 pp., £60, November 2008, 978 0 7486 3568 9Show More
“... obliged her to produce journalism at a titanic rate. Elsewhere in her writing of this time, as Allan Hepburn notes, the theme of disappointment preoccupied her ‘as a subject of psychological, even psychoanalytic, proportions’. In one of the best of the previously uncollected essays and articles in People, Places, Things she talks, the year after ...”