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"I'm all in favour of free expression provided it's kept rigidly under control." -- Alan Bennett
Alan Bennett (born 9 May 1934) is an English playwright, screenwriter and author. Born in Leeds, he attended Oxford University where he studied history and performed with The Oxford Revue. He stayed to teach and research medieval history at the university for several years. His collaboration as writer and performer with Dudley Moore, Jonathan Miller and Peter Cook in the satirical revue Beyond the Fringe at the 1960 Edinburgh Festival brought him instant fame. He gave up academia, and turned to writing full time, his first stage play Forty Years On being produced in 1968.

His output includes The Madness of George III and its film incarnation The Madness of King George, the series of monologues Talking Heads, the play The History Boys, and popular audio books, including his readings of Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and Winnie-the-Pooh.

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Total Books: 235
The Lady in the Van And Other Stories
2015 - The Lady in the Van and Other Stories (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781250089724
ISBN-10: 1250089727
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 3/5 Stars.

2012 - Smut (Paperback)Hardcover, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9781250003164
ISBN-10: 1250003164
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 3.2/5 Stars.

The Clothes They Stood Up In / The Lady in the Van
2002 - The Clothes They Stood Up in / the Lady in the Van (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780812969658
ISBN-10: 0812969650
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.