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Lord Jim


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A Romantic Radio Story-Play, taken from the novel by Joseph Conrad, by Cecil Lewis
Native Seamen, Servants and Women
The Story is divided into Three Parts


From the novel by: Joseph Conrad
Adapted by: Cecil Lewis
Incidental Music played by: The Gershom Parkington Quintet
Captain Marlow: Harcourt Williams
Jim: John Gielgud
Skipper of the Patna: Hector Abbas
George: Herbert Lugg
Brown (Chief Engineer of the Patna): H. St. Barbe West
Eggstrom: Eric Cowley
Stanton (Shi's Captains): George Ide
O'Brien (Shi's Captains): Ronald Hammond
Stein: Gilbert Heron
Jewel: Lilian Harrison
Cornelius: Philip Wade
Doramin (Ruler of the Malays): Leslie Perring
Dain Waris (his Son): Cyril Nash
Tamb Itam (Jim's Servant): Eric Lugg
A Yankee: George Ide
Kassim: Walter Hudd
Muda: A. Carlow Grand
Haji Saman: Eric Cowley
Woman: Helen Leeman

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