Roy Plomley's castaway is writer Erich Segal.
Favourite track: A Fifth Of Beethoven by Walter Murphy BandBook: The Odyssey by HomerLuxury: Stop watch
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A Fifth Of Beethoven
Fight Fiercely, Harvard
Summer (from The Four Seasons)
Le boeuf sur le yoit
Our Love My Love
Horn Concerto No. 2 in E flat major
Fill Every Glass (The Beggar's Opera)
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