“A fascinating and topical encyclopedia on a little-understood subject . . . a forensic strike at the quivering fragility of what and how we remember.” –Big IssueFrom the Trade Paperback edition.
About the Author
A.S. Byatt is pre-eminent as a novelist and critic. Her most recent novel is A Whistling Woman
Harriet Harvey Wood is the former Head of Literature at the British Council.From the Trade Paperback edition.