Main content
Sorry, this episode is not currently available

Episode 1

In the 1920s Jazz Age of America, Nick Carraway moves to the East Coast, next door to the mysterious Gatsby. Read by Sam Robards.

"I had a view of water, a partial view of my neighbour's lawn and the consoling proximity of millionaires."

It's the Jazz Age in roaring 1920s America. Nick Carraway moves to the East Coast, next door to the mysterious playboy, Jay Gatsby.

F Scott Fitzgerald's famous novel about aspiration in boom-time America. Read in 10-parts by Sam Robards.

Abridged by Neville Teller.

Producer: Duncan Minshull

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1996.

15 minutes

Last on

Tue 10 May 2016 02:00

More episodes

Previous

You are at the first episode

Next

See all episodes from F Scott Fitzgerald - The Great Gatsby

Broadcasts