Volume Two of My Autobiography, 1949-1962
Harper Perennial 1997
Paperback 416pp 203x134mm
9780060929565   Product Code: 19527
Doris Lessing picks up the story of her life in 1949, as the ship carrying her and her young son from southern Africa docks in London. Evoking the Bohemian life of a young writer and single mother in 1950s London, Lessing describes her friends and lovers, her involvement in the theatre, her writing and her political activities up to 1962 and the publication of The Golden Notebook.