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The Rover from the novel by Joseph Conrad adapted for radio in eight parts by FELIX FELTON and SUSAN ASHMAN with As the French Revolution ends. Master-Gunner Peyrol returns to his native France, meaning to retire after nearly fifty years at sea. Returning to the Hyeres peninsula where he was born. the old rover arrives at a farm, perched high on the cliff edge. and run by a certain Citizen Scevola Bron ...
2: The English Corvette
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
as Master-Gunner Peyrol: Victor Lucas
The Storyteller: Geoffrey Banks
Scevola Bron: Jack Woolgar
Catherine: Edythe French
Lieutenant Real, a young French naval officer: Ronald Harvi
Captain Vincent of the Amelia: Norman Somers
Mr Bolt, his master-mate: Graham Tennant

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