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Spike Milligan: Man of Letters
Language: en
Pages: 312
Authors: Spike Milligan
Categories: Literary Collections
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-10-03 - Publisher: Penguin UK

Spike Milligan's letters contain some of the best material he ever wrote . . . Collected here for the first time are the funniest, rudest and most revealing of them - most of which have never been seen before - from one of the greatest comics of the twentieth century
Spike Milligan
Language: en
Pages: 448
Authors: Humphrey Carpenter
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-07-07 - Publisher: Hachette UK

Spike Milligan was one of our best-loved comics as well as one of our most original. In this first major assessment of Spike's life and career, the highly respected biographer Humphrey Carpenter has - through copious research and access to many of those closest to the great man - unearthed
Spike Milligan
Language: en
Pages: 354
Authors: Pauline Scudamore
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-02-08 - Publisher: The History Press

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 life against anxiety and depression, neither of which he was able to conquer.
Spike Milligan’s Accordion
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Rick Cousins
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-10-13 - Publisher: BRILL

Spike Milligan’s ground-breaking radio comedy program The Goon Show created a universe where time and space expand and contract seemingly at will and without notice. The cosmology featured in The Goon Show was governed by confusion, contradictions, fluidity and uncertainty.
Puckoon
Language: en
Pages: 155
Authors: Spike Milligan
Categories: Poetry
Type: BOOK - Published: 1965 - Publisher: Penguin Uk

An irreverent story about life in the sleepy village of Puckoon in County Sligo, as seen through the eyes of Dan Milligan, a man who works hard at nothing. c1963, 1969.