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The Hound of the Baskervilles written by Arthur Conan Doyle performed by Derek Jacobi on CD (Unabridged)

The Hound of the Baskervilles written by Arthur Conan Doyle performed by Derek Jacobi on CD (Unabridged)£19.99  -  £29.99

When a country doctor comes to Sherlock Holmes with a far-fetched tale of a sudden death, a devil dog and an ancient curse, Holmes is sceptical. Could the demise of Sir Charles Baskerville really have been caused by the gigantic ghostly hound which is said to have haunted his family for generations?

Barchester Chronicles - Volume One written by Anthony Trollope performed by Maggie Steed, Tim Pigott-Smith, Iain Glen and BBC Radio 4 Drama Team on CD (Abridged)

Barchester Chronicles - Volume One written by Anthony Trollope performed by Maggie Steed, Tim Pigott-Smith, Iain Glen and BBC Radio 4 Drama Team on CD (Abridged)
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ISBN:  9781785290732
Genre - Main:  Fiction
Genre - Specific:  Drama
Duration:  690 mins
Length:  Abridged
Author:  Anthony Trollope
Narrator 1:  Maggie Steed
Narrator 2:  Tim Pigott-Smith
Narrator 3:  Iain Glen
Narrator 4:  BBC Radio 4 Drama Team

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Maggie Steed, Tim Pigott-Smith and Iain Glen are among the cast of four lavish BBC Radio 4 dramatisations of Anthony Trollope's much-loved novels. Anthony Trollope’s series of witty and gently satirical stories of provincial life are set in the fictional town of Barchester and its surrounding county of Barsetshire.

The canvas is broad and colourful, with a set of iconic characters in whose lives we become intimately involved as they grow up, grow old, and fall in or out of love and friendship, across the years.

The Warden: The gentle Mr Harding finds his peaceful life disrupted, when his would-be son-in-law calls into question the large income he receives as warden of Barchester alms house.

Barchester Towers: The cathedral town is changing again, with the arrival of a new Bishop, his wife and his Chaplain from London throwing all Barchester into disarray.

Dr Thorne: When young heir Frank Gresham expresses his desire to marry Mary, her uncle Dr Thorne realises that a secret he has concealed for so long can no longer stay secret.

Framley Parsonage: Mark Robarts, the young vicar of Framley, cannot resist the lure of celebrity beyond his own village. But his ambitious pursuits will lead him to risk his devoted wife and children, as well as his sister's happiness.

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