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Classic Serial: The Sea, The Sea


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Iris Murdoch 's Booker Prize-winning novel, dramatised in four parts, with John Wood as Charles and Joyce Redman as Hartley.
2: The Light and Fire of My Life. By the wildest coincidence, Charles has discovered that Hartley, his "first and only true love", is now living in the village. Forty-five years on, love burns more strongly than ever. Is this to be a doomed brief encounter, or absolute happiness at last?
Cellist Peter Esswood Music: Elizabeth Parker
Dramatised by Richard Crane
Director Faynia Williams


Unknown: Iris Murdoch
Unknown: John Wood
Unknown: Joyce Redman
Unknown: Peter Esswood
Music: Elizabeth Parker
Dramatised By: Richard Crane
Director: Faynia Williams
Rosina: Sian Phillips
Lizzie: Tamara Ustinov
Peregrine: T P McKenna
James: Terrence Hardiman
Young Hartley: Rachel Atkins
Young Charles: David Holt
Young james: Sam Crane
Ben: Keith Drinkel

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Classic Serial: The Sea, The Sea

BBC Radio 4 FM, 27 June 1993 14.30

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