Northanger Abbey

Catherine Morland, a naive country girl, is taken to Bath by Mr and Mrs Allen - rich landowners and friends of her clergyman father.

But her arrival in Bath in such noteworthy company leads to a misunderstanding about her fortune, a misunderstanding that grows until she is invited by the wealthy, but avaricious, General Tilney for an indefinite stay at Northanger Abbey.

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Catherine Morland, a naive country girl, is taken to Bath by Mr and Mrs Allen - rich landowners and friends of her clergyman father.

But her arrival in Bath in such noteworthy company leads to a misunderstanding about her fortune, a misunderstanding that grows until she is invited by the wealthy, but avaricious, General Tilney for an indefinite stay at Northanger Abbey.Catherine is launched into the world of Bath society.

  • Jane Austen....Amanda Root
  • by Jane Austen
  • catherine....Emily Wachter
  • directed by - Pam Fraser Solomon
  • dramatised by - Dominic Power

    Jane Austen's classic, in which young, impressionable catherine enters bath society

  • eleanor....Saskia Reeves
  • general tilney....John Shrapnel
  • henry....David Harewood
  • isabella....Claire Skinner
  • james....Shiv Grewal
  • john thorpe....Jonathan Keeble
  • mr allen....John Rowe
  • mr morland....Gerard Mcdermott
  • mrs allen....Julia Mckenzie
  • mrs morland....Susan Jameson
  • mrs thorpe....jenny agutter
  • music by - peter wiegold

    Jane Austen's classic, in which young, impressionable catherine enters bath society.

    stars Julia Mckenzie and jenny agutter

    young, naive catherine morland is launched into the intriguing world of bath society

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    20110902 (BBC7)

    Catherine receives an invitation to stay at Northanger Abbey.

    At the Tilneys' isolated gothic home, Catherine is terrified by ghoulish noises.

    Jane Austen dramatisation with Julia Mckenzie.

    At the Tilneys' isolated gothic home, Catherine's visit proves to be a terrifying affair.

    Stars Amanda Root and Emily Wachter.

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    20090224 (BBC7)
    20090225 (BBC7)
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    Catherine's suspicions about the tyrannical General Tilney grow and she is determined to explore Northanger Abbey and discover its hidden secrets.

    Forced to leave by the General, Catherine has no time to bid her beloved goodbye.

    Jane Austen dramatisation with Jenny Agutter.

    Suspicious of Gen Tilney, Catherine is determined to discover Northanger Abbey's secrets.

    Suspicious of tyrannical General Tilney, Catherine is determined to discover Northanger Abbey's secrets.

    Stars John Shrapnel.