Anyone who has negotiated the thrills of the chase for romance will smile with recognition and sigh in sympathy while reading this entertaining and well-researched history.
A fascinating look at our attitudes to sex and relationships from the 1700s to the present day. Thoroughly recommended.
Hodgson covers a lot of ground in 234 pages - this is a pacey, intelligent and authoritative account with bags of wit.
A new approach to romance . . . The heroines of Regency novels could teach today's young women a trick or two.
Nichi's writing is articulate, entertaining, informative and eye-opening.
I loved it.
Nichi Hodgson takes you on a whistle-stop tour of dating through history