Literature Is My Mistress - Medicine, My Wife

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0519900506

A seven-part series compiled by Michael Bakewell.

Anton Chekhov - a life reflected in his own writings, the words of his family and friends and the characters who people his plays.

With David Suchet. 5: The Temptation of St Antony

'Silk nightgowns only spell pleasure to me in that they are soft to the touch. Comfort has its appeal for me, but debauchery no allure.' with John Baddeley ,

David King , Marcia King John Moffatt and Simon Treves

Director Rosemary Hart Stereo

0619900513

A seven-part reflection on the life of Anton Chekhov , compiled by Michael Bakewell.

With David Suchet.

6: My Sweet,

Extraordinary Actress 'If I'd stayed any longer I would have fallen for her. The older I grow, the more frequently and fully the pulse of life beats in me!' with John Baddeley , Victoria Carling ,

Jo Kendall ,

Michael Kilgarriff , John Moffatt and Simon Treves.

Director Rosemary Hart. Stereo

07 LAST19900520

The last part in the series, compiled by Michael Bakewell.

Anton Chekhov - a life reflected in his own writings, the words of his family and friends and the characters who people his plays.

With David Suchet.

Champagne and Oysters 'He took the glass, turned to me, and with his wonderful smile, said, "It's a long time since I drank champagne."'

(Olga Knipper ) with Nicholas Farrell ,

David King , John Moffatt and Simon Treves.

Director Rosemary Hart Stereo