The promise of memory : childhood recollection and its objects in literary modernism / Lorna Martens.
Readers once believed in Proust's madeleine and in Wordsworth's recollections of his boyhood--but that was before literary culture began to defer to Freud's questioning of adult memories of childhood. In this first sustained look at childhood memories as depicted in literature, Lorna...
Cambridge, Massachusetts :
Harvard University Press,