Letters from Alec Guinness to various correspondents

Scope and Content

This series largely exists due to Piers Paul Read's research and gathering of information for the writing of Guinness's authorised biography. It contains copies, mostly photocopies, of letters written by Alec Guinness to others, including actor Edward Hermann and other actors. There are two original autograph letters written by Guinness to members of the Salaman family.

Administrative / Biographical History

Collected and photocopied by Piers Paul Read.


Arranged alphabetically by surname.

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Not Public Record(s)