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Isherwood, Christopher, 1904-1986



  • Existence: 1904-08-26 - 1986-01-04

biographical statement

Anglo-American novelist, playwright, screenwriter, autobiographer, and diarist.

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Christopher Isherwood papers, 1909-1954

Identifier: 1979-012
Scope and Contents The papers are comprised of correspondence to and from Isherwood's mother, Kathleen Bradshaw-Isherwood, and his brother, Richard, dating from 1936 through 1954. Other correspondence includes letters (most of which contain references to Isherwood) from various individuals to Kathleen or to Richard dating from 1915 through 1978. There is also miscellaneous material belonging to Kathleen which includes her handwritten notes and transcriptions of reviews and articles pertaining to Isherwood and his...
Dates: 1909 - 1954

The Loved One, 1965

Identifier: 1500.030.5.10
Scope and Contents The Motion Picture with Something to Offend Everyone!
Starring Robert Morse, Jonathan Winters, Anjanette Comer, Rod Steiger, Dana Andrews, et al.
Produced by John Calley and Haskell Wexler; directed by Tony Richardson; screenplay by Terry Southern and Christopher Isherwood. Based on the novel by Evelyn Waugh.
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer and Filmways.
Dates: 1965