Title THE ORTON DIARIES. Including the correspondence of Edna Welthorpe and others. Edited by John Lahr.
Book Number 29987
London, Methuen, (1987). Reprint. Cloth, paper sl. browned else fine in d/w, frontispiece, illust., pp. 304. ISBN 0 413 49660 0. The English dramatist ("Entertaining Mr Sloane", "Loot", etc) who was jailed for defacing library books and battered to death by his lover Kenneth Halliwell.
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