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A study of the Italian poet Giacomo Leopardi as a child and in early manhood
Written for broadcasting by Henry Reed
Produced by Rayner Heppenstall
andOthers taking part:
Joan Hart , Beryl Calder
Malcolm Hayes David Markham Robert Marsden Lydia Sherwood and Barbara Trevor
Time: 1808-22. Scene: Recanati and Macerata in E. Italy


Broadcasting By: Henry Reed
Produced By: Rayner Heppenstall
Unknown: Joan Hart
Unknown: Beryl Calder
Unknown: Malcolm Hayes
Unknown: David Markham
Unknown: Robert Marsden
Unknown: Lydia Sherwood
Unknown: Barbara Trevor
Leopardi: David King-Wood
Count Monaldo Leopardi his father: Carleton Hobbs
Countess Adelaide Leopardi, his mother: Gladys Young
Pietro Giordani: Abraham Sofaer
The children:: Denise Bryer.
The children:: Margot van Der Burgh
The children:: Cecile Chevreau
The children:: Ysanne Churchman
The children:: Hugh Munro
The children:: Marjorie Westbury

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