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Children's Television presents: David Copperfield: Episode 5

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by Charles Dickens.
Adapted for television in thirteen weekly instalments by Vincent Tilsley.
In which David, now a young man, takes his leave of Canterbury and sets out to visit some old friends, arriving at Yarmouth in time to witness a joyful and remarkable event.
(A BBC telerecording of the broadcast on October 26, 1956)

Contributors

Author: Charles Dickens
Adapted by: Vincent Tilsley
Director: Stuart Burge
Designer: Stephen Bundy
Producer: Douglas Allen
Miss Betsey Trotwood: Sonia Dresdel
David Copperfield: Robert Hardy
Mr Wickfield: George Skillan
Agnes Wickfield: Mary Watson
Richard Babley ('Mr Dick'): Richard Goolden
Uriah Heep: Maxwell Shaw
Littimer: John Vere
James Steerforth: Anthony Tancred
Rosa Dartle: Gwendoline Watford
Mrs Steerforth: Mary Hinton
Daniel Peggotty: George Woodbridge
Ham Peggotty: Andrew Downie
Mrs Gummidge: Mabel Constanduros
Little Emily: Dorothy Gordon
Clara Peggotty: Edna Morris
Mr Barkis: Meadows White

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Children's Television presents: David Copperfield: Episode 5

BBC Television, 1 February 1957 17.00






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