"Argo" file

Scope and Content

File of correspondence and papers relating to a recording of RD's poetry readings released as an LP by Argo Record Company in 1959, under the title Robert Donat reads favourite poetry at home; the poems were selected by John Donat from among the many tapes RD left on his death. Includes: correspondence with Argo and RD's agents Christopher Mann Ltd; notes by John Donat on his father's poetry readings written for the record sleeve; and some publicity material for the record.

Related Material

The archive includes a copy of this disk at FRD3/11/3/1