"BBC" file

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 133 FRD2/1/5
  • Dates of Creation
      17 Jun 1958-26 May 1965
  • Physical Description
      135 pieces: numbered 1-134, with insert 5A.

Scope and Content

File containing papers and correspondence with the BBC and Christopher Mann Ltd relating largely to posthumous broadcasts of RD's readings and presentations by John Donat about his father's work. Includes scripts for various broadcasts and presentations, including an annotated script for RD's reading from Browning's The Ring and the Book, broadcast on 10 August 1958