Canterville Ghost, The [Oscar Wilde]

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012004121620190923 (BBC7)

When American Minister, Hiram B Otis signs the deeds for Canterville Chase, he not only buys a piece of English history, but he also inherits a troublesome ghost. No sooner have Mr Otis and his family moved into their new home than they come up against this unruly spirit and a battle of wills ensues...

Read by Alistair McGowan.

Producer: Gemma Jenkins.

Made for BBC 7 and first broadcast in 2004.

The Otis family move into an old English country house, despite warnings it is haunted.

Readings of stories by the Irish-born novelist, playwright, poet, critic and full-time wit

022004121720190924 (BBC7)

Troublesome ghost of a dead nobleman, Sir Simon is determined to oust the Otis family from his ancestral home. So his hauntings are becoming more and more elaborate...

First published in 1887, Oscar Wilde's novella is read by Alistair McGowan.

Producer: Gemma Jenkins.

Made for BBC 7 and first broadcast in 2007.

Sir Simon plots a spectacular haunting to get rid of the troublesome Otis family.

Readings of stories by the Irish-born novelist, playwright, poet, critic and full-time wit

032004122020190925 (BBC7)

Troublesome ghost of a dead nobleman, Sir Simon is determined to oust the Otis family from his ancestral home. So his hauntings are becoming more and more elaborate...

First published in 1887, Oscar Wilde's novella is read by Alistair McGowan.

Producer: Gemma Jenkins.

Made for BBC 7 and first broadcast in 2007.

Filled with pity for the ghost of the house, Virginia agrees to help Sir Simon find peace.

Readings of stories by the Irish-born novelist, playwright, poet, critic and full-time wit