The Compulsive Spike Milligan #2020

The Compulsive Spike Milligan By Spike Milligan The Compulsive Spike Milligan This second superb collected work of one of Britain s best loved comedians is an excellent companion to the sensational original The Essential Spike Milligan Spanning his year career and incorpora
  • Title: The Compulsive Spike Milligan
  • Author: Spike Milligan
  • ISBN: 9780007195428
  • Page: 319
  • Format: Unknown Binding
  • The Compulsive Spike Milligan By Spike Milligan This second superb collected work of one of Britain s best loved comedians is an excellent companion to the sensational original, The Essential Spike Milligan Spanning his 50 year career and incorporating a rich and varied range of material, this second anthology is as unmissable as the first legacies in British entertainment history as well as a legion of devoted fanThis second superb collected work of one of Britain s best loved comedians is an excellent companion to the sensational original, The Essential Spike Milligan Spanning his 50 year career and incorporating a rich and varied range of material, this second anthology is as unmissable as the first legacies in British entertainment history as well as a legion of devoted fans and admirers His themes ranged from environmental issues to war, from nostalgia to depression, and his prolific output covers some of the most evocative events of the twentieth century, in a style both twistedly comic and harrowingly honest Milligan, has inspired a second raid on the original brilliant source Milligan was arguably the most one of the prolific and mould breaking comic writers of the twentieth century and this second anthology gives another opportunity to sample his finest writing children s stories, poetry and drawings plus a wonderful collection from his voluminous correspondence from the 1960s onwards with such varied recipients as the House of Commons, the Director General of the BBC, Private Eye and British Telecom A compulsive read for all Milligan fans.
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    About "Spike Milligan"

    1. Spike Milligan

      Terence Alan Patrick Se n Milligan, known as Spike, was a comedian, writer and musician He was of Irish descent, but spent most of his childhood in India and lived most of his later life in England, moving to Australia after retirement He is famous for his work in The Goon Show, children s poetry and a series of comical autobiographical novels about his experiences serving in the British Army in WWII Spike Milligan suffered from bipolar disorder, which led to depression and frequent breakdowns, but he will be remembered as a comic genius His tombstone reads I told you I was ill in Gaelic.

    133 thoughts on “The Compulsive Spike Milligan”

    1. As the inside front cover panel states the huge success of the Spike Milligan anthology The Essential Spike Milligan has inspired another raid on the original brilliant source And so all I can really add is that like the Essential Spike Milligan this book is mixture of works by Spike covering his life and various creative endeavours with the odd insight in to his life for example he was asked to write a few words about his experiences with doctors The book is tiny peek inside the creative genius [...]


    2. I love Spike Milligan, he s so clever and witty as well as being quite rude and obviously, painfully aware of his own brilliance This book is only getting 4 stars though because I don t think it is the best compilation of his works


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