Recollections of Mervyn Peake by Others

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Typewritten recollections of:

  • Dr Ernest Peake (extract from 'Memoirs of a Doctor in China' - see Add MS 88931/6/2 for full version);
  • Edwin Mullins;
  • Quentin Crisp;
  • Cecil Collins;
  • Hans Tisdall;
  • John Grome;
  • Tom Pocock.

Also includes typescript of Gordon Smith's book, Mervyn Peake: A Personal Memoir (London: Gollancz, 1984) with Maeve Gilmore's notes on the typescript and enclosed letters from Gordon Smith and Victor Gollancz Ltd to Maeve.

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