Rosemary Hill: Penelope Fitzgerald’s Letters, 25 September 2008
Show More So I Have Thought of You: The Letters of Penelope Fitzgerald edited by Terence Dooley.
Fourth Estate, 532 pp., £25, August 2008, 978 0 00 713640 7Show More
“... was fading so fast from living memory that they might otherwise be lost for ever, or because, like Charlotte Mew, their achievement, though slight, was not negligible. ‘She did write at least one good poem, how many of us can say that?’ Fitzgerald wrote to Richard Ollard at Collins, who was pessimistic about the prospects for a biography. At odds with ...”