The Camomile Lawn

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A Cornish house with a fragrant lawn links five cousins through war and adulthood. Read by Sian Phillips.

A Cornish house with a fragrant lawn links five cousins through war and adulthood.

Read by Sian Phillips.

Mary Wesley's tale of a Cornish house and its link between five cousins, through war and adulthood.

Mary Wesley's tale of a Cornish house and its link between five cousins.

A house with a fragrant lawn stretching down to the Cornish cliffs.

Five cousins and their friends.

Britain on the edge of war.

With Britain on the edge of war, five cousins and their friends stay at a house with a fragrant lawn stretching down to the Cornish cliffs.

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As the sirens sound for the Second World War, Monica has good reason to be worried. Read by Sian Phillips.

As the sirens sound for the Second World War, Monica has good reason to be worried.

Read by Sian Phillips.

As the sirens of war sound, Monica has good reason to be worried.

Adaptation of Mary Wesley's novel, read by Sian Phillips.

Richard and his family prepare as Britain goes to war.

Monica is worried.

Mary Wesley's tale of an upper-middle class family.

As Britain goes to war, Monica has good reason to be worried.

Something bad appears to have happened to Sophie.

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As Calypso weds wealthy Scotsman Hector Grant, the other cousins must move on. Read by Sian Phillips.

As Calypso weds wealthy Scotsman Hector Grant, the other cousins must move on.

Read by Sian Phillips.

As Calypso weds a wealthy Scotsman, the other cousins must move on.

Adaptation of Mary Wesley's novel, read by Sian Phillips.

Calypso weds a wealthy man who's not as much of a catch as he seems.

The Camomile lawn days are over as the youngsters move on.

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The cousins' relationships blossom in London, but the war starts to take its toll.

The cousins' relationships blossom in London, but the Second World War starts to take its toll. Read by Sian Phillips

Relationships blossom in London, but the war starts to take its toll.

Adaptation of Mary Wesley's novel, read by Sian Phillips.

Sian Phillips reads.

During the war in 1940, London is a romantic place, although some of the relationships are a bit naughty.

Mary Wesley's tale.

The cousins' relationships blossom in London, but the Second World War starts to take its toll.

Read by Sian Phillips.

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Helena leaves her lover to help Richard. A gun shot causes a commotion.

Helena leaves her lover to help Richard. A gun shot causes a commotion. Read by Sian Phillips

Helena leaves her lover to help Richard.

A gun shot causes a commotion.

Read by Sian Phillips.

Adaptation of Mary Wesley's novel, read by Sian Phillips.

A gun goes off causing a commotion.

Mary Wesley's wartime story.

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Sophie tells all, and Calypso has a secret for Hector, but where is he?

Sophie tells all, and Calypso has a secret for Hector, but where is he? Sian Phillips reads the Second World War family saga.

Sophie tells all and Calypso has a secret for Hector - but where is he? Adaptation of Mary Wesley's novel, read by Sian Phillips.

Sophie tells her terrible secret to Walter.

Calypso has her own secret to share with Hector, but where is he?

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Calypso pays a visit to Polly, and discovers her unusual relationship with the twins.

Calypso pays a visit to Polly - and discovers her unusual relationship with the twins. Read by Sian Phillips.

Read by Sian Phillips.

Calypso discovers Polly's unusual relationship with the twins.

Adaptation of Mary Wesley's novel

Polly and the twins have an interesting relationship.

Helena is put out by Richard's visit.

Desert boils descend on Oliver.

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Sophie has an accident, Polly tries to forget, and Calypso gets news.

Sophie has an accident, Polly tries to forget - and Calypso gets news. Read by Sian Phillips.

Read by Sian Phillips.

Adaptation of Mary Wesley's novel, read by Sian Phillips.

Sophie has an accident, Polly tries to forget the twins and Calypso receives some bad news.

Plenty of drama in Mary Wesley's tale.

Sophie has an accident.

Polly tries to forget the twins.

Calypso receives some bad news.

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Max gets a telephone call about Monica, while Helena gets a surprise visitor.

Max gets a telephone call about Monica - while Helena gets a surprise visitor. Read by Sian Phillips.

Read by Sian Phillips.

Max rushes home, worried about Monica and Sophie runs away.

Adaptation of Mary Wesley's novel, read by Sian Phillips.

The drama continues in Mary Wesley's tale.

Max rushes home, worried about Monica.

Sophie runs away.

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A funeral sparks a big reunion of old faces at the house in Cornwall.

Adaptation of Mary Wesley's novel, read by Sian Phillips.

Sian Phillips reads.

Max's funeral brings back many of the old friends and family to the Camomile lawn.

Oliver and Sophie meet again.

A funeral sparks a big reunion of old faces at the house in Cornwall. Sian Phillips concludes the family saga.

Sian Phillips concludes the family saga.