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Penny Merriments

on BBC Radio 3

Being a way to pass the time pleasantly with a dip into Samuel Pepys's own collection of Chap-books as selected by Norman Tozer from the edition of Roger Thompson of the University of East Anglia at Norwich.
The Histories, Jests, Magic, Amorous Tales, and Accounts of Rogues and Fools, told by TIMOTHY BATESON, TIM BENTINCK, ALISON DRAPER, PRUNELLA SCALES, DANNY SCHILLER, ROY SPENCER, and PETER WICKHAM and played and sung by MEMBERS OF THE ALBION BAND. Directed by PIERS PLOWRIGHT


Samuel Pepys
Norman Tozer
Roger Thomp
Told By:
Timothy Bateson
Told By:
Tim Bentinck
Told By:
Auson Draper
Told By:
Prunella Scales
Told By:
Danny Schiller
Roy Spencer
Peter Wickham
Directed By:
Piers Plowright

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