Holroyd, Sir Michael de Courcy Fraser, b 1935 (Knight, biographer)
- Existence: b 1935
Michael Holroyd was born in 1935; the subjects of his biographies include Hugh Kingsmill, Lytton Strachey and George Bernard Shaw. Holroyd first encountered Gerhardie when preparing his biography of Kingsmill; he later edited and wrote prefaces for the 'Revised definitive edition' of Gerhardie's works, and with Robert Skidelsky edited and introduced the posthumous publication of 'God's Fifth Column'.
Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:
Novels, essays, memoir, and biographical correspondence.
Manuscripts, correspondence and other items created or accumulated by Holroyd in the course of his relationship with and work on Gerhardie.