Few noticed the work when it came out, and the author herself did not seem to like her first publication in later years.
Keith, Rhonda. British Novelists 1890-1929: Modernists. Staley, Thomas F.Editor , Gale Research Company, 1985, pp. 169 -71.
It was, nonetheless, the book that drew her biographer Sybil Oldfield
Flora Macdonald Mayor
Rediscovery of FMM
was fostered by Sybil Oldfield
, who in 1984 published an extensive account of Mayor's life and works (which she narrated in parallel with those of Mayor's contemporary Mary Sheepshanks