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A drawing of the world when I was young.' So Gwen Raverat, the grand-daughter of Charles Darwin, described Period Piece, her classic memoir of a Cambridge childhood, which since its initial publication in 1952 has never been out of print. Vividly evoking a bygone era, it is a shrewd, touching and comic portrait of her eccentric relations, and of Cambridge society in a time when it was restricted enough to be treated as an extension of the family. As a child she thought it impossible that she would ever succeed as an artist, ...

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Period Piece
2018, Plain Foxed

ISBN-13: 9781910898178

Hardcover

Period Piece
2014, Macmillan Collector's Library, London

ISBN-13: 9781909621213

Hardcover

Period Piece
2003, Reminiscence, Oxford

ISBN-13: 9780753197455

Large type / large print

Trade paperback

Period Piece
1991, University of Michigan Press, Ann Arbor, MI

ISBN-13: 9780472064755

Trade paperback

Period Piece
1976, W. W. Norton & Company

ISBN-13: 9780393008227

Trade paperback

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