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Spike : a Biography.

Author: Pauline Scudamore
Publisher: Stroud : The History Press, 2013.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Spike Milligan was one of the most gifted and creative individuals of our time, and is remembered as a true comic genius. However, many people are unaware that he battled throughout his adult life against anxiety and depression, neither of which he was able to conquer. He allowed his biographer and close friend, Pauline Scudamore, complete and unfettered access to all his files and correspondence, as well as to his  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Scudamore, Pauline.
Spike : A Biography.
Stroud : The History Press, ©2013
Named Person: Spike Milligan; Spike Milligan
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Pauline Scudamore
ISBN: 9780752495019 0752495011
OCLC Number: 833768136
Description: 1 online resource (575 pages)
Contents: Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Preface; Author's Note; Acknowledgements; 1 India: The Child; 2 India: The Boy; 3 Rangoon; 4 Catford, SE6; 5 Army Days in Bexhill; 6 D Battery to Africa; 7 Italy; 8 Central Pool of Artists; 9 Post War: Pre-Goon; 10 Goons Arising; 11 Goons Ascendant; 12 Associated London Scripts; 13 Australia; 14 Single Parent; 15 Puckoon and Oblomov; 16 Poets Clowning; 17 Milligan. Writer; 18 The Other Spike; 19 The Black Hat; 20 Conservationist; Publisher's Note; Postscript; Appendices:; I Books; II Films; III Records; IV TV and Radio; Notes.
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The biography of Spike Milligan, one of the most gifted, creative individuals of our time, and remembered as a true comic genius. However, many people are unaware that he battled throughout his adult  Read more...

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