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01Cryptic Dedications19980406

All this week, Leslie Forbes seeks out the stories behind book dedications.

1: `Cryptic Dedications'.

01Cryptic Dedications19980406

All this week, Leslie Forbes seeks out the stories behind book dedications.

1: `Cryptic Dedications'.

01The Doctors1998032719980709

In the first of three programmes, Leslie Forbes reveals how both Wilkie Collins and Thackeray dedicated books to their doctors.

01The Doctors1998032719980709

In the first of three programmes, Leslie Forbes reveals how both Wilkie Collins and Thackeray dedicated books to their doctors.

021998040319980716

The second of three programmes in which Leslie Forbes looks for the stories behind book dedications.

021998040319980716

The second of three programmes in which Leslie Forbes looks for the stories behind book dedications.

02Olga1998040719981113

All this week, Leslie Forbes seeks out the stories behind book dedications.

2: `Olga'.

The story behind the simple dedication in Simone de Beauvoir's novel `She Came to Stay'.

`Olga'.

`For Olga Kosakievicz' is the simple note in Simone de Beauvoir's `She Came to Stay'.

Leslie Forbes discovers a passionate story behind this dedication.

02Olga1998040719981113

All this week, Leslie Forbes seeks out the stories behind book dedications.

2: `Olga'.

The story behind the simple dedication in Simone de Beauvoir's novel `She Came to Stay'.

`Olga'.

`For Olga Kosakievicz' is the simple note in Simone de Beauvoir's `She Came to Stay'.

Leslie Forbes discovers a passionate story behind this dedication.

03The Doctors1998041419980408

3: `The Doctors'.

Leslie Forbes reveals how both Wilkie Collins and Thackeray were indebted to their physicians and dedicated books to their doctors.

03The Doctors1998041419980408

3: `The Doctors'.

Leslie Forbes reveals how both Wilkie Collins and Thackeray were indebted to their physicians and dedicated books to their doctors.

03 LASTThe Earls1998041019980723

All this week, Leslie Forbes seeks out the stories behind book dedications.

5: `The Earls'.

Investigating the dedication in Edward Lear's `Book of Nonsense', she encounters the Earl of Derby and Knowsley Hall - but what part did the great-grandchildren play in the poems?

`The Earls'.

In the last of three programmes, Leslie Forbes goes on the trail of the dedication in Edward Lear's `Book of Nonsense'.

03 LASTThe Earls1998041019980723

All this week, Leslie Forbes seeks out the stories behind book dedications.

5: `The Earls'.

Investigating the dedication in Edward Lear's `Book of Nonsense', she encounters the Earl of Derby and Knowsley Hall - but what part did the great-grandchildren play in the poems?

`The Earls'.

In the last of three programmes, Leslie Forbes goes on the trail of the dedication in Edward Lear's `Book of Nonsense'.

04A Gift19980409

4: `A Gift'.

Leslie Forbes discovers how revealing a single-line dedication can be.

04A Gift19980409

4: `A Gift'.

Leslie Forbes discovers how revealing a single-line dedication can be.

05The Earls1998041019980723
05The Earls1998041019980723

All this week, Leslie Forbes seeks out the stories behind book dedications.

5: `The Earls'.

Investigating the dedication in Edward Lear's `Book of Nonsense', she encounters the Earl of Derby and Knowsley Hall - but what part did the great-grandchildren play in the poems?

`The Earls'.

In the last of three programmes, Leslie Forbes goes on the trail of the dedication in Edward Lear's `Book of Nonsense'.