Wednesday, February 20, 2008

An Excellence of Peake: A Tribute

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Image from Mervyn Peake, with thanks.

This essay on Mervyn Peake by Michael Moorcock, who knew the Peakes well, is a pleasure to read. Peake was not mad; he suffered from Parkinson's, sleeping sickness, and the results of inept medical treatment.

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