Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss the fairy tales collected by the Brothers Grimm.
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Melvyn Bragg examines the Prussian naturalist and explorer, Alexander Von Humboldt.
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss the great German polymath, Johann Wolfgang Goethe.
Melvyn Bragg examines the 1819 Peterloo Massacre and the brutality of the British state.
Melvyn Bragg examines the poetry, tragedy and idealism of Byron, Shelley and Keats.
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss the ideals, exponents and legacy of Romanticism.