Colonel Clay - Master Of Disguise

Martin Jarvis reads four stories by Grant Allen.

The mysterious colonel first appeared in the `Strand Magazine' in 1896.

His goal - the systematic fleecing of Sir Charles Vandrift, the morally dubious millionaire.

But who is Colonel Clay really?

Episodes

SeriesEpisodeTitleFirst
Broadcast
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01The Episode Of The Missing Dividends20030105

Will Sir Charles be fleeced yet again?

02The Episode Of The Man Downstairs20030112

Will the new photographic system reveal the identity of the chameleon Colonel Clay?

04The Episode Of The Old Bailey20030126

Who is the true villain in the trial of the master impersonator?

05 LASTThe Episode Of The Final Verdict20030202

What will be the verdict of the court, and can the Colonel effect a final escape?

0101The Episode Of The Mexican Seer1998122120000109

Martin Jarvis reads four stories by Grant Allen.

The mysterious colonel first appeared in the `Strand Magazine' in 1896.

His goal - the systematic fleecing of Sir Charles Vandrift, the morally dubious millionaire.

But who is Colonel Clay really?

0102The Episode Of The Diamond Links1998122220000110

Has Lady Vandrift spotted a bargain?

0103The Episode Of The Tyrolean Castle1998122320000116

Can Sir Charles purchase his dream house?

0104 LASTThe Arrest Of The Colonel1998122520000117

Surely the mysterious colonel cannot finally be unmasked?

020120001113

Martin Jarvis performs five more of Grant Allen's stories, which appeared in `Strand Magazine' in 1896.

Directed by Martin Jenkins.

In this selection, will Sir Charles be fleeced again, or could he now discover the true identity of the wily colonel?

020220001114

Is this a golden opportunity for Sir Charles?

020320001115

Will Sir Charles be `framed' this time?

0204The Episode Of The Japanned Dispatch Box20001116

Can Sir Charles ever resist a pretty face?

0205 LASTThe Episode Of The Game Of Poker20001117

Surely the Colonel can't be Oscar Wilde?