Piers Paul Read Biography Research file 3

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 58 Add MS 89015/6/5/3
  • Alternative Id.
      (ark) ark:/81055/vdc_100000038262.0x000001
  • Dates of Creation
      c 2000
  • Language of Material
  • Physical Description
      1 file

Scope and Content

Items of press cuttings or photocopied research 21-60, with typed cover sheets with number, description, title and date. Includes photocopy of Alec Guinness's last Will and Testament, review of Gary O'Connor's Guinness biography by Jonathan Cecil, obituary of Laurie Evans once Guinness's agent, a letter from James Roose Evans to Piers Paul Read giving an account of Guinness's Hamlet, summary of the Wolfden report, obituary of Sir Anthoony Havelock-Allan, David Lean's producer, typescript of interview of Alec Guinness by Jonathan Croall for his biography of John Gielgud, photocopies of letters from Guinness to David Lean from the BFI archive, photocopies of letters from Daphne du Maurier relating to The Scapegoat and a memorandum from Kenneth Tynan to Micheal Balcon, Cuff/Belfield family tree, copies of a list of letters from Guinness to Evelyn Waugh and transcripts or copies of the letters and a copy of a letter from Roger Tabraham to Sally Guinness.

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