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The Orton Diaries - ANON

Methuen, 1986, Hardback in Dustwrapper..
Condition: Very Good+ - in Very Good+ DJ. Slight ruffling at head of spine otherwise a very well presented copy.

Joe Orton was battered to death by his lover Kenneth Halliwell, in August 1967. From December 1966 until his murder, Joe kept a series of diaries that prove to be one of the most candid and unfetted accounts of that remarkable era. Illustrated / decorative end papers. Illustrated with B&W photographs. Signed by John Lahr on the frontispiece "Married love… how much should the children see. John Lahr". 304pp. Index. Size: 8vo Medium (8" x 5½" approx.) Introduction / preface by John Lahr.

£Now with a new owner.