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4 Extra Debut. Lady Clonbrony wants her son to make a good marriage, but his affections are not to be bought. Stars Stephen Rea and Anna Healy.

Lady Clonbrony, determined to be accepted by fashionable London society, has sunk her family into debt to the moneylender, Mordecai. She wants her son to make a good marriage, but his affections are not to be bought.

Stars Stephen Rea as Lord Colambre, Anna Healy as Grace Nugent, TP McKenna as Lord Clonbrony Francine Mulrooney as Lady Clonbrony and Ben Onwukwe as Whipp.

Published in 1812, Maria Edgeworth's novel is dramatised by Nick McCarty.

Producer: Claire Grove

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1991.

1 hour

Last on

Tue 22 Jan 2019 03:00

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