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Mervyn Peake : two lives.

Author: Maeve Gilmore; Sebastian Peake
Publisher: London : Vintage, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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These profound and moving accounts of life with Mervyn Peake provide poignant and revealing insights into the art, personality and friendships of the author of Titus Groan, Gormenghast and Titus  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Mervyn Peake; Mervyn Laurence Peake; Mervyn Peake
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Maeve Gilmore; Sebastian Peake
ISBN: 0099282860 9780099282860
OCLC Number: 42954655
Description: xxiii, 302 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations ; 20 cm
Contents: A world away : a memoir of Mervyn Peake / by Maeve Gilmore --
A child of bliss : growing up with Mervyn Peake / by Sebastian Peake.
Other Titles: World away

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"It is impossible not to be moved by Maeve Gilmore's memoir of her husband... The personal story underlying the creation of Peake's works in prose, verse and pictorial line is both heartbreaking and Read more...

 
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