Correspondence, papers and press cuttings relating to The Bodley Head and P ... 

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Correspondence, papers and press cuttings relating to The Bodley Head and Penguin Books. Includes correspondence and papers relating to the acquisition of Penguin by the Longman Group and a possible merger of the two companies in 1969-1970. Correspondents include Max Reinhardt, Graham C. Greene, E. James B. Rose, Quentin Hockliffe, Roger M. Hardisty, Peter Mayer, Eric O. Parrott, Betty Hartel, David Machin, Gillon Aitken and Mathew Prichard (both relating to publication of works of Agatha Christie), Louis Albert Hart, Christopher Dolley, Edward Boyle, Baron Boyle of Handsworth, Sir Hugh Greene, David Eccles, Viscount Eccles, John T. Boon, of Mills and Boon, Peter Calvocoressi and Archibald Somerset Clowes.

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