Gidez, Richard. P. D. James. Twayne, 1986.
|Connections Sort descending||Author name||Excerpt|
|Employer||P. D. James|
|Family and Intimate relationships||Zadie Smith|
She had what was probably an abortion in her late twenties, when this was breaking the law. Her period was two weeks late; she did not think she would qualify for an abortion from the...
|Literary responses||U. A. Fanthorpe|
|politics||Sylvia Townsend Warner||
SWT concerned herself with local as well as national politics, and was alert to issues involving the countryside and the environment. She was a sponsor of the Rachel Carson Trust .
Contemporary Authors: New Revision Series. Gale Research, 1981.
|Textual Features||Brigid Brophy||
This text constitutes an indictment of many aspects of the National Health Service , not least the system of time-tabling visits to doctors' surgeries. It is also a vivid account of the detail and the...
|Textual Production||Rosalind Coward||
Her weekly Guardian column Looking after Mother followed the life of her aged parent, treating with a mixture of the biting and the humorous such experiences as all too frequent medical appointments at which it...
|Theme or Topic Treated in Text||Nina Bawden||
The book is an intimate account of her family and her personal relations with them—it is dedicated to them, and it includes a selection of family photographs covering five generations. It is rich with remembered...