Stott, Mary,: BEFORE I GO; Reflections on My Life and Times
Book Number: 0256944
Virago, London, 1985. Softcover. Very Good Condition/. Reprint. In this sequel to her much praised autobiography Forgetting's No Exuse, Mary Stott, whose life spans almost the century, reflects on growing older and the dramatic changes she has witnessed. As a lifelong feminist, she has a fascinating perspective on the modern women's movement, and the contribution which women of her generation have made to it. As a mother and grandmother, she writes movingly of the changes she has seen in family life, in relationships between men and women, and women and women, and in attitudes to the elderly. And as a journalist of nearly sixty years she offers a courageous critique of the media - as it was, as it is, and as it might become. A wonderful blend of reminiscence and controversy, this is the story of a women of determination and compassion, one of the most influential journalists and campaigners of our time. – rear panel blurb Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 208 pages. The book is a very good secondhand book with reading creases to the spine, and darkening of the page edges, and bookseller sticker on the rear panel.. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Women & Feminism; Historical; Literature & Literary. ISBN: 0860684091. ISBN/EAN: 9780860684091. Inventory No: 0256944. Post will be reduced to $7.90 for posting inside Australia, at the time of processing the order..