General Correspondence Vol 5 A-B

Scope and Content

Letters to Maeve Gilmore.

Correspondents A-B:

A: Allison & Busby Ltd; Brian Aldiss; Paul.

B: Jinny; Jane from Pan Books; Bobby; Judith C Blundell; Bodley Head; Albert Bonniers Förlag; John Batchelor; Mary; BBC; Jean O'Keeffe.

Includes:

  • corrections and comments [on John Batchelor's biography of Mervyn Peake] in Maeve's hand [see Add MS 88931/13/5/4 for galley proofs of the biography];
  • copy letters from Rose Johnson and Hicks solicitors to John Batechelor;
  • BBC agreement to broadcast three of Mervyn's poems.

Conditions Governing Access

Unrestricted

Not Public Record(s)