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
“... and somewhat reluctant figure in London literary life. Not everyone who knew her, her son-in-law Terence Dooley notes cryptically in his introduction, was pleased by this transformation, but for her readers and the press it made a romantic story, the sudden emergence of a fully formed writer from the chrysalis of an elderly, somewhat dowdy-looking ...”