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Vanity Fair: Part 4


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by William Makepeace Thackeray
Adapted for television in six weekly instalments by Constance Cox and Ian Dallas
[Starring] Joyce Redman and Alan Badel

The action takes place in and around Brussels: at the Duchess of Richmond's Ball, in Amelia's hotel, in Becky's lodgings, and on the battlefield near Waterloo.
Time, 1815
(A BBC telerecording of the broadcast on January 18)


Author: William Makepeace Thackeray
Adapted by: Constance Cox
Adapted by: Ian Dallas
Producer: Campbell Logan
Designer: Stephen Bundy
Becky: Joyce Redman
George Osborne: David Peel
First Officer: Edward Jewesbury
Second Officer: J. MacArthur Gordon
Amelia: Petra Davies
Dobbin: Derek Blomfield
Rawdon Crawley: Alan Badel
Brigadier: Ivan Samson
Joseph Sedley: Jack May
Isidor: Dino Galvani
Sergeant: Philip Morant
Tom: Douglas Gibbon
Other parts played by: John Boewn
Other parts played by: Reginald Jessup
Other parts played by: Roger Ostime

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