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Kenneth Tynan : Letters

£9.99

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The drama critic Kenneth Tynan led opinion, roused tempers and sparked the theatrical explosion of the 1960s. This selection of his letters - witty, scandalous, intellectual, passionate - plunges the reader into the heady cultural life of his time.;The selection traces the making of a scandalous intellectual persona, and a lifetime battle against the forces of convention and complacency. Never before published, the letters reveal a great range of subject and correspondent. Tynan wrote to John Lennon on sex; to the Lord Chamberlain on censorship; to his schoolfriend Julian Holland on American comics, cricket and prose style; to Marlene Dietrich on candour and autobiography; and to his many girlfriends on love.

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Author(s):
Kenneth Tynan , edited by Kathleen Tynan
Condition:
Used: very good
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0297810766
ISBN-13:
9780297810766
Number of pages:
668
Publisher:
Weidenfeld and Nicolson
Title:
Kenneth Tynan : Letters

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The drama critic Kenneth Tynan led opinion, roused tempers and sparked the theatrical explosion of the 1960s. This selection of his letters - witty, scandalous, intellectual, passionate - plunges the reader into the heady cultural life of his time.;The selection traces the making of a scandalous intellectual persona, and a lifetime battle against the forces of convention and complacency. Never before published, the letters reveal a great range of subject and correspondent. Tynan wrote to John Lennon on sex; to the Lord Chamberlain on censorship; to his schoolfriend Julian Holland on American comics, cricket and prose style; to Marlene Dietrich on candour and autobiography; and to his many girlfriends on love.

Author(s):
Kenneth Tynan , edited by Kathleen Tynan
Condition:
Used: very good
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0297810766
ISBN-13:
9780297810766
Number of pages:
668
Publisher:
Weidenfeld and Nicolson
Title:
Kenneth Tynan : Letters

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