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In Search of the Brontes

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Tragedy comes to Haworth parsonage in the conclusion to a two-part biography of the 19th-century literary sisters. Gone like Dreams. With financial penury looming, the sisters turn to novel writing. Charlotte's Jane Eyre , Anne's Agnes Grey and Emily's Wuthering Heights cause a sensation when they are published. But success is marred by calamitous family fortunes. Narrated by Patricia Routledge.
Producer Samira Osman ; Executive producer Kim Thomas (S) (W) RT SHOP: audio cassette offer of a dramatisation of Wuthering Heights and a reading of Jane Eyre , both consisting of four tapes, available for Lll.99 each, incl p&p (rrp £13.99). Call [number removed] (national rate) during office hours

Contributors

Unknown: Jane Eyre
Unknown: Agnes Grey
Unknown: Patricia Routledge.
Producer: Samira Osman
Producer: Kim Thomas
Unknown: Jane Eyre
Charlotte Bronte: Victoria Hamilton
Patrick Bronte: Patrick Malahide
Emily/Maria Bronte: Elizabeth Hurran
Anne Bronte: Alexandra Milman
Branwell Bronte: Jonathan McGuinness
John Brown: Geoff Leesley
Martha Brown: Teresa Churcher
Monsieur Heger: Ed Stoppard
George Smith: Richard Clothier
Arthur Bell Nicholls: Jay Villiers

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In Search of the Brontes

BBC One London, 10 August 2003 19.00






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