Books about Stratfordians
The Dillen: Memories of a man of Stratford-upon-Avon
Elm Tree Books, 1981, 176pp
The story of an ordinary man in Stratford over a century from 1878 to 1978, with insights into the attitudes of people caught in the poverty cycle of ill-fed, deprived childhood, early marriage, a large family and irregular work.
Now Barabbas was a Rotter: The extraordinary life of Marie Corelli
Hamish Hamilton, 1978, 326pp
Extensive biography of the 'most sensational of best-selling novelists, who created for herself such a legendary personality that at one stage in England she was second in fame only to Queen Victoria'.