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Peggy to Her Playwrights : The Letters of Margaret Ramsay, Play Agent - by Peggy Ramsay (Paperback)
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Peggy Ramsay (1908-1991) was the foremost play agent of her time. Her list of clients including Alan Ayckbourn, Robert Bolt, Caryl Churchill, Joe Orton, Howard Brenton and many more, shows her to have been at the centre of British playwriting for several generations from the late 1950s on. To her remarkable array of clients; her letter writing was notorious, marked by searing candour, both a wondrous motivation and an unforgiving scrutiny to be feared. Revelations in the book of her letters Peggy to Her Playwrights: The Letters of Margaret Ramsay, Play Agent uncover the fascinating battles behind the scenes of some of the 20th century’s most important playwrights.
Number of Pages: 207
Genre: Biography + Autobiography
Publisher: Consortium Book Sales & Dist
Author: Peggy Ramsay
Street Date: August 21, 2018
Item Number (DPCI): 248-08-4324
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