1066, and All That
The original text
Adapted from 1066 and All That: A Memorable History of England, comprising all the parts you can remember, including 103 Good Things, 5 Bad Kings and 2 Genuine Dates, a tongue-in-cheek reworking of the history of England entitled by W. C. Sellar (1898-1951) and R. J. Yeatman (1897-1968) and illustrated by John Reynolds. It first appeared serially in Punch magazine and was published in book form by Methuen & Co. Ltd. in 1930. It appeared in paperback, published by Penguin, in 1965.
The musical comedy was first produced by Herbert M. Prentice in association with Archibald De Bear, at the Strand Theatre, London in 1935, and was revived at the Palace Theatre, London, in 1945.
The play text was published by Samuel French Ltd in December 1935, credited only to Arkell.
Translations and adaptations
Performance history in South Africa
Inskip, 1972. p.137.
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