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The country wife

Author: William WycherleyMaggie SmithJonathan PryceJohn DuttineJohn MoffattAll authors
Publisher: [Bath, England] : BBC Audiobooks ; Holland, Ohio : Distributed by Midwest Tape, [2010]
Series: Classic radio theatre.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : EnglishView all editions and formats
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London is abuzz with new life after several tyrannical, repressive Puritan laws are repealed. The ease on morality allows the arts to flourish, but also plunges the city into much debauchery, including a slew of infidelities. However, country wife Margery is locked away in her house by her strict husband soon after their arrival to London. But Margery finds it hard to resist temptation, especially now that Horner, a  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Radio plays
Comedies
Audiobooks
Drama
Material Type: Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: William Wycherley; Maggie Smith; Jonathan Pryce; John Duttine; John Moffatt; Bernard Hepton; Harriet Walter; Michael Aldridge; Barbara Jefford; Ann Beach; Jan Waters; Mary Wimbush; Timothy Bateson; Brian Smith; Jenny Funnell; Jamie Glover; Terence Allbright; BBC Radio 3.
ISBN: 9781408427859 1408427850
OCLC Number: 676839580
Notes: Compact discs.
Credits: Music composed by Terence Allbright ; produced by Glyn Dearman.
Cast: Maggie Smith, Jonathan Pryce, John Duttine, John Moffatt, Bernard Hepton, Harriet Walter, Michael Aldridge, Barbara Jefford, Ann Beach, Jan Waters, Mary Wimbush, Timothy Bateson, Brian Smith, Jenny Funnell, Jamie Glover.
Event notes: First broadcast on BBC Radio 3, 22 December 1985.
Description: 2 sound discs (2 hr.) : digital, stereo. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 leaflet ([4] p. ; 12 cm.)
Series Title: Classic radio theatre.
Responsibility: William Wycherley.

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Tells the tale of Mr Horner - a notorious rake who spreads the false rumour that he is impotent in order to gain free access to other men's wives.  Read more...

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