Book Of Love, The [liber Amoris]

A dramatisation of William Hazlitt's Liber Amoris.

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01A Little Less Than An Angel2003082420030830

The artist, admirer of Napoleon, theatre and literary critic and essayist William Hazlitt was 43 when he fell passionately and obsessively in love with his LONDON landlady's daughter, a young woman half his age.

He became paranoid, jealous and totally single minded in pursuit of her.

01A Little Less Than An Angel2003082420030830

The artist, admirer of Napoleon, theatre and literary critic and essayist William Hazlitt was 43 when he fell passionately and obsessively in love with his LONDON landlady's daughter, a young woman half his age.

He became paranoid, jealous and totally single minded in pursuit of her.

02 LASTThe Iron Has Entered My Soul2003083120030906

The essayist and critic William Hazlitt has fallen passionately and obsessively in love with his LONDON landlady's daughter Sarah, a young woman half his age.

He has forced his loyal, faithful and long-suffering wife of many years to agree to the farce of a Scottish divorce, and involved many of his friends in his long -standing obsession.

Will young Sarah ever return his passion in any tangible way?

02 LASTThe Iron Has Entered My Soul2003083120030906

The essayist and critic William Hazlitt has fallen passionately and obsessively in love with his LONDON landlady's daughter Sarah, a young woman half his age.

He has forced his loyal, faithful and long-suffering wife of many years to agree to the farce of a Scottish divorce, and involved many of his friends in his long -standing obsession.

Will young Sarah ever return his passion in any tangible way?