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Mervyn Jones
Born 27 February 1922
Regent's Park, London
Died 23 February 2010
Nationality British
Alma mater New York University
Spouse(s) Jeanne Urquhart (1948-90, widowed)

Mervyn Jones (27 February 1922 – 23 February 2010 [1]) was a British biographer and novelist, the son of psychoanalyst Ernest Jones. [2]

Literary credits

He wrote the 1966 novel John and Mary, the basis for the movie of the same title, and published a biography of his friend Michael Foot, the former Labour Party leader, in 1994.

External links


  1. ^ Geoffrey Goodman Obituary, The Guardian, 26 February 2010
  2. ^ Obituary London Times, 2 March 2010.


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