CSacquired her third mother in her lifetime of four and a half years when her father
married as his second wife Ada Gibbins
Rowley, Hazel. Christina Stead: A Biography. Secker and Warburg, 1995.
Wealth and Poverty
Money was dreadfully short in these years: in London CS
felt they could no longer afford to get together with friends in the evening. When her stepmother
died, leaving three hundred pounds each to her...