Period piece a cambridge childhood is an autobiographical memoir by the english wood engraver gwen raverat covering her childhood in late 19th century cambridge society the book includes anecdotes about and illustrations of many of her extended family see darwin wedgwood family. Period piece offers a uniquely intimate glimpse into cambridge life and society at the end of the 19th century with mrs raverat being charles darwins granddaughter the darwin shadow rests over the entire book but remains incorporeal because darwin died before the author was even born. Cambridge literary festival on april 6th 2014 in the winstanley lecture theatre whewells court trinity college by william pryor with the actress anne harvey william in the preface to her masterpiece of a childhood memoir period piece my grandmother gwen raverat makes it clear that anne this is a circular book it does not begin at . Period piece a cambridge childhood gwen raverat clear press ltd 2003 biography autobiography 272 pages 2 reviews to celebrate 50 years in print this is a special edition of this classic and much loved work gwen raverat the grand daughter of charles darwin described this memoir of her late victorian cambridge childhood as a . 1958 ninth impression 282 pages blue pictorial dust jacket over blue cloth boards with brown decoration illustrated throughout with line drawings by the author pages are bright and clear with light thumbing and foxing cracked guttering throughout
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