• "A sympathetic, fastidious and beautifully produced biography...a fascinating portrait of an unusual woman...exquisite"

    Robert McCrum, Observer
  • "This stylishly produced biography is an objet d'art in its own right, while Spalding's prose adopts the economy of the illustrations: austere, pragmatic and wholly devoid of ostentation"

  • "Moving biography"

    Sunday Telegraph
  • "Fine study of Darwin's grand-daughter and her role in the Bloomsbury movement"


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