Correspondence between Spike Milligan and Michael Joseph Ltd

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Correspondence between Spike Milligan, Sheila Hodgson and Susan Watt, all TS apart from one MS note, regarding a discussion with Sally Holloway about illustrations. Norma Farnes and Jack Hobbs are copied into some of the letters. Dated from the 24th November 1986 to the 12th March 1987. MS annotations, presumably by Milligan, on some of the letters. The letters discuss the possibilty of illustrations for the book, the dust jacket design, the title and other general details regarding the finalisation of the text. Sally Holloway, Desmond Milligan and Jack Hobbs are all mentioned. All leaves previously stapled together but some have since come loose.

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