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Sir Laurens van der Post

Roy Plomley's castaway is writer and explorer Sir Laurens Van Der Post.

Book: The Odyssey by Homer
Luxury: Piano

Release date:

30 minutes

Last on

Mon 30 Mar 1959 13:10
Home Service

Credits

Role Contributor
PresenterRoy Plomley
Interviewed GuestSir Laurens van der Post

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