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by WILLIAM MAKEPEACE THACKERAY dramatised in eight parts by PETER BUCKMAN with and 1: Young Arthur Pendennis is handsome, romantic and poetic, but he has no inheritance and no income. And money is clearly a priority with the most beautiful girl in Chattris.
Directed by PETER KAVANAGH. Stereo (Re-broadcast on Friday at 3. 0 pm)


William Makepeace Thackeray
Peter Buckman
Arthur Pendennis
Directed By:
Peter Kavanagh.
the Writer:
Hugh Dickson
Arthur Pendennis:
Dominic Guard
Major Pendennis:
Edward Desouza
Harry Foker:
John McAndrew
Captain Costigan:
Ronald Herdman
Danny Schiller
Emily Costigan:
Veronica Quilllgan
Helen Pendennis:
Jennifer Piercey
Dr Portman:
Manning Wilson
Gordon Reid
Mrs Rummer:
Sheila Grant
Miss Rummer:
Susie Brann
Laura Bell:
Deborah Makepeace

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