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Diana Athill
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Author:  Diana Athill
Condition:  Used, Like New
Format:  Paperback
Pages:  224
Publisher:  Granta Books
Year:  2001
ISBN:  9781862074545

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Some very mild cosmetic damage due to age; the book is otherwise new and unread

Diana Athill's childhood was idyllic, brought up in the Norfolk countryside. Aged only 15, she fell in love with a young undergraduate. They travelled to Oxford, engaged to be married. Then everything fell apart in the cruellest possible way. In this modern memoir, Diana Athill dissects the terrible consequences of loss and her struggle to rebuild a personality destroyed by sadness.