Members of the Athenaeum Club, London in all BBC programmes
Melvyn visits Darwin's home at Down House in Kent.
Darwin's early life in Shropshire and his three years at Cambridge.
The achievements and legacy of the 19th century literary giant Charles Dickens.
The life and work of one of the most influential figures of the Victorian era.
The work and legacy of the often overlooked 19th century scientist James Clerk Maxwell.
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss the scientist Michael Faraday.
The life and ideas of the 19th century political philosopher John Stuart Mill.
The comparative histories of two titans of 19th century history.
Melvyn Bragg and his guests discuss the life and work of Rudyard Kipling.
Melvyn Bragg examines the life of anti-slavery campaigner, William Wilberforce.