Piers Paul Read Biography Research file 1

Scope and Content

Items of press cuttings or photocopied research 1-20, with typed cover sheets with number, description, title and date. Includes an academic paper on George Smiley, Daily Telegraph Obituary for Merula Guinness, Sunday Times articles on Alec Guinness, photocopy of appendix listing Alec Guinness's film and theatre appearances from Gary O'Connor's biography, typed script of Piers Paul Read's profile of Alec Guinness for the Independent Magazine, Alec Guinness's obituary in Time Magazine, photocopy of Tyrone Guthrie's account of Lilian Baylis and the founding of the Old Vic, reviews of Ascent of F6 by Auden and Isherwood, article on Guinness's memoirs in the Daily Telegraph, Daily Telegraph obituary of Alec Guinness, 80th birthday tribute in Independent on Sunday, Keith Baxter article in Daily Telegraph, tributes in the Daily Telegraph, Time obituary, Times leader on Guinness, Christopher Sinclair Stevenson on Guinness, article on Alec Guinness in the Times, Court circular reporting Guinness's OBE in Daily Telegraph, article about an award received by Guinness in the Evening Standard, review of Tales of Hollywood, Daily Telegraph of Leueen MacGrath's obituary, Sunday Times article about Elizabeth Frink's commission of a bronze bust of Alec Guinness, article in Daily Mail gossip column about Matthew Guinness, print out of Peter Bull's artist biography, print out of information page about The Horse's Mouth, photocopy of The Rope Trick John Mortimer's interview with Guinness and a photocopy of Andrew Geddes will.

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