4 June 1987
Show More The Faber Book of Diaries edited by Simon Brett.
Faber, 498 pp., £12.95, March 1987, 0 571 13806 3Show More
A Lasting Relationship: Parents and Children over Three Centuries by Linda Pollock.
Fourth Estate, 319 pp., £14.95, April 1987, 0 947795 25 1Show More
“... elbow, or the shoes of the girl he saw on the bus, than in his own wife and family. Nonetheless, Linda Pollock has had the admirable idea of combing letters, diaries and memoirs over the centuries for references to children, childbirth and parental feelings towards their young. The results make a fascinating book, very well organised and set ...”