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The Rover
The novel by Joseph Conrad adapted for radio in eight parts by FELIX FELTON and SUSAN ASHMAN
Having settled at Escampobar Farm near Toulon, Master-Gunner Peyrol now owns an old sailing tartane which he keeps hidden in a lagoon. Peyrol has knocked out one of the English seamen from Lord Nelson's blockade who came ashore, and has left him in the tartane's hold. guarded by his one-man crew, Michel.
Part 4: The Order from Paris
Produced by TREVOR HILL from the North of England


Novel By: Joseph Conrad
Unknown: Felix Felton
Unknown: Susan Ashman
Unknown: Master-Gunner Peyrol
Produced By: Trevor Hill
Master-Gunner Peyrol: Victor Lucas
The Storyteller: Geoffrey Banks
Michel: Joe Holmes
Lieutenant Réal: Ronald Harvi
Symons, the captured English seaman: Tom Harrison

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