Linda Lear's biography of the author and illustrator examines old age and world war.
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10/10 Ron Latham tells Mabbut that he has missed the real story of Melville.
5/5 Bernadette Murphy sets out to establish who it was that Van Gogh gave his macabre gift to.
10/10 Murdo is on stage with Queen Monzee-ay and feels at home for the first time in ages.
5/5 Four-year-old Britta and her fearful imagination cause embarrassment for Miss Jenner.
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There is a wedding and an important donation, in Linda Lear's biography of the author.
9/10 Mabbut submits the manuscript of his book on Hamish Melville but the publisher isn't happy
4/5 New leads are followed in pursuit of the truth about Van Gogh's last days in Arles.