Of course, the novel has many references to real people in Lessinga#39;s life and to her Play with a Tiger. ... the selves of Anna, the selves of Doris Lessing, and the collective self of humankind which is depicted with such intensity in the aquot;Golden Notebookaquot; section. ... Yet The City and the Veld does present a creditable if brief analysis of Memoirs which ties it into the analyzed themes of the earlier works. Againanbsp;...