Main content
Sorry, this episode is not currently available

Linda Marshall Griffiths dramatises Henry James's passionate and heartbreaking novel about desire and money.

Henry James' classic novel dramatised by Linda Marshall Griffiths.

Kate and Merton are deeply in love but without money they cannot marry; Kate's aunt Maud forbids it. When Merton is asked to go to New York by his newspaper editor they see an opportunity to play for time but how will the cope with being apart?

Directed by Nadia Molinari.

15 minutes


Role Contributor
Kate Croy Aisling Loftus
Merton Densher Nico Mirallegro
Milly Theale Jodie Comer
Maud Lowder Emma Cunniffe
Susie Stringham Christine Bottomley
Director Nadia Molinari
Author Henry James
Adaptor Linda Marshall Griffiths


Audio Books

Audio Books

Download these highlights and all our programmes via the iPlayer Radio app.