My old friend and colleague, David Bradby, died in 2011. I wrote about him at the time. A year ago I was asked to write an entry for him, more soberly, in the Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. You'll probably need access via a research library, but here's the link:
Rebellato, Dan. 'Bradby, David Henry (1942–2011).' Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Online ed. Ed. Lawrence Goldman. Oxford: OUP, May 2015. 11 June 2015 <http://www.oxforddnb.com/view/article/103473>.