Dr. Jonathan Miller "The Body In Question" 1978 Book Signed Autograph Photos
Jonathan Miller-"The Body In Question"-1978-Random House-new York-7" X 9 1/2"-352 pages-hardcover book with jacket-with photos-Signed By Author.Sir Jonathan Wolfe Miller, CBE (born 21 July 1934) is a British neurologist, theatre and opera director, television presenter, humourist and sculptor. He lives in Camden, North London.He was in the university drama society and the Cambridge Footlights and in 1960 he helped write and produce 'Beyond the Fringe' at the Edinburgh Festival which launched the careers of Alan Bennett, Peter Cook and Dudley Moore.Most of his work for television has been for the BBC, starting by producing a series of 12 Shakespeare plays between 1980-1982. Before that in 1974, he famously directed Laurence Olivier in The Merchant of Venice. He also wrote and presented several factual series drawing on his experience as a physician, for example The Body in Question (1978) (which caused some controversy for showing the dissection of a cadaver), States of Mind 1983, Who Cares and Born Talking.
In 2004, he wrote and presented a series on atheism, Atheism: A Rough History of Disbelief (on-screen title; but more commonly referred to as Jonathan Miller's Brief History of Disbelief) for BBC Four TV, exploring the roots of his own atheism and investigating the history of atheism in the world. Individual conversations, debates and discussions for the series that could not be included, due to time constraints, were individually aired in a six-part series entitled The Atheism Tapes. The book has been autographed on the title page by Jonathan Miller in blue.....................BOTH BOOK AND AUTOGRAPH ARE IN VERY GOOD CONDITION..................