Toistoy - At War And Peace

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Genome: [r4 Bd=19921125]

On the morning of 7 November

1910, the acclaimed writer of the novels War and Peace and Anna Karenina died at a little railway station in the middle of Russia. In this seven-part series compiled by Michael Bakewell ,

Norman Rodway as Count Leo Tolstoy traces his long and varied career, reflected in his own writings, the words of his family and friends, and the characters from his books.

1: When Did I Begin to Be?

Director Rosemary Hart. Stereo

Genome: [r4 Bd=19921125]

Unknown: Anna Karenina

Unknown: Michael Bakewell

Unknown: Norman Rodway

Unknown: Count Leo Tolstoy

Director: Rosemary Hart.

Young Tolstoy: Nicholas Farrell

Sasha Tolstoy: Alice Arnold

Sergei Tolstoy: Alan Barker

Hya Tolstoy: David Collings

Tatyana Tolstoy: Victoria Carling

Aunt Toinette: Elizabeth Kelly

Natasha Rostov: Petra Markham

Nicholas Rostov: David Goudge

Prince Andrei: Nigel Carrington

Prince Bolkonsky: Peter Penry Jones

Blind Storyteller: John Baddeley

Reader: John Rowe

Genome: [r4 Bd=19921209]

The life story of the author acclaimed by his contemporaries as "the greatest man in Russia", compiled from his letters and diaries, the words of his family and friends and the characters who people his books.

With Norman Rodway as Count Leo Tolstoy. Reader John Rowe.

3: Artificial Nightingales

Compiled by Michael Bakewell Director Rosemary Hart. Stereo

Genome: [r4 Bd=19921209]

Unknown: Norman Rodway

Reader: Count Leo Tolstoy.

Reader: John Rowe.

Unknown: Michael Bakewell

Director: Rosemary Hart.

Young Tolstoy: Nicholas Farrell

Sasha Tolstoy: Allce Arnold

Sergei Tolstoy: Alan Barker

Marya Tolstoy: Melinda Walker

Turgenev: Geoffrey Whitehead

Alexandrine: Rosalie Crutchley

Fet: David King

Masha: Victoria Carling

Nekrasov: Peter Penry Jones

The Countess: Elizabeth Kelly

Prime Andrei: Nigel Carrington

Genome: [r4 Bd=19921223]

A life story of the author compiled by Michael Bakewell. With

Norman Rodway as Tolstoy and Anna Massey as Sofya. 5: Clinging to the Branch

Director Rosemary Hart. Stereo

Genome: [r4 Bd=19921223]

Unknown: Michael Bakewell.

Unknown: Norman Rodway

Unknown: Anna Massey

Director: Rosemary Hart.

Talyana Tolstoy: Victoria Carling

Sergei Tolstoy: Alan Barker

Tanya Behrs: Emma Fielding

Rya Tolstoy: David Collings

Turgenev: Geoffrey Whitehead

Anna Karenina: Alice Arnold

Tchaikovsky: Peter Penry Jones

Reader: John Rowe