Untold Stories by Alan Bennett
The astonishing sequel to Alan Bennett's classic Writing Home, updated for paperback.
The paperback of Untold Stories contains new unpublished diaries, as well as a poignant memoir of his family and of growing up in Leeds, together with his much celebrated diary for the years 1996-2004, and numerous other exceptional essays, reviews and comic pieces.
Since the success of Beyond the Fringe in the 1960s Alan Bennett has delighted audiences worldwide with his gentle humour and wry observations about life. His many works include Forty Years On, The Lady in the Van, Talking Heads, A Question of Attribution and The Madness of George III. Bennett's most recent play, The History Boys, opened to great acclaim at the National in 2004, and is winner of the Evening Standard Award, the South Bank Award and the Critics' Circle Award for Best New Play. It came to Sydney in March 2006 and was made into a feature film.
Paperback | 672 pages
126 x 198 x 41mm | 559g
07 Sep 2006
Faber & Faber
London, United Kingdom
A secondhand book that has been read but is in good condition. Very minimal damage to the cover, including very minimal scuff marks, but no holes or tears. The majority of pages are undamaged, with very minimal (barely visible) creasing but no tearing (page xiii and the next three pages each have four very small punctures on them; page 3 is scratched at the top. No other punctures or scratches anywhere else in the book). No pencil underlining of text, no highlighting of text, no writing in margins. No missing pages.