Consider The Lilies

Episodes

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Genome: [r4 Bd=19680103]

by lain Crichton Smith abridged as a seven-part reading from an unpublished novel set in Sutherland during the Highland Clearances

PART I

Reader, BRYDEN MURDOCH

Broadcast on July 2. 1967 (Radio

4: Scotland)

The late eighteenth century saw the start of the brutal period of enforced Highland emigration known as the Clearances, and Consider the Lilies has its origin in the eviction of an old woman by Patrick Sellar. factor to the Duke of Sutherland. It is less a historical novel, however, than a compassionate study of its main character; and while its cadences are Scottish, its indictment of cruelty is universal.

Stewart Conn

Genome: [r4 Bd=19680103]

Unknown: Crichton Smith

Unknown: Patrick Sellar.

Unknown: Stewart Conn

Genome: [r4 Bd=19680110]

by lain Crichton Smith abridged as a seven-part reading from an unpublished novel set in Sutherland during the Highland Clearances

Mrs. Scott has received a visit from the man on the white horse —Patrick Sellar - PART 2

Reader, BRYDEN MURDOCH

Broadcast on July 9, 1967 (Radio

4: Scotland)

Genome: [r4 Bd=19680110]

Unknown: Crichton Smith

Unknown: Patrick Sellar.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19680117]

by lain Crichton Smith abridged as a seven-part reading from an unpublished novel set is Sutherland during the Highland Clearances

Mrs. Scott has decided to see the Minister will help her against Patrick Sellar... PART 3

Reader, BRYDEN MURDOCH J

† Broadcast on July 16. 1967

(Radio 4: Scotland)

Genome: [r4 Bd=19680117]

Unknown: Crichton Smith

Unknown: Patrick Sellar

Genome: [r4 Bd=19680124]

by lain Crichton Smith abridged as a seven-part reading

Mrs. Scott, crossing the bridge on her way home from the Manse, has fallen into the sparkling stream.

PART 4

Reader, BRYDEN MURDOCH

Broadcast on July 23. 1967 (Radio

4: Scotland)

Genome: [r4 Bd=19680124]

Unknown: Crichton Smith

Genome: [r4 Bd=19680131]

by lain Crichton Smith abridged as a seven-part reading from an unpublished novel set in Sutherland during the Highland Clearances

After Patrick Sellar 's visit and her own meeting with the Minister, Mrs. Scott is being slowly nursed back to health by Donald Macleod and his wife...

PART 5

Reader, BRYDEN MURDOCH

Broadcast on July 30. 1967 (Radio

4; Scotland)

Genome: [r4 Bd=19680131]

Unknown: Crichton Smith

Unknown: Patrick Sellar

Unknown: Donald MacLeod

Genome: [r4 Bd=19680207]

by lain Crichton Smith abridged as a seven-part reading from an unpublished novel set in Sutherland during the Highland Clearances

Mrs. Scott has been looked after by Donald Macleod and his wife. She will soon be well enough to return to her own house...

PART 6

Reader, BRVDEN MURDOCH

Broadcast on August 6. 1967

(Radio 4: Scotland)

Genome: [r4 Bd=19680207]

Unknown: Crichton Smith

Unknown: Donald MacLeod

Genome: [r4 Bd=19680214]

by lain Crichton Smith abridged as a seven-part reading from an unpublished novel set in Sutherland during the Highland Clearances

Alone again in her own house. Mrs. Scott knows that another visit from Sellar is imminent. This is the concluding chapter.

Part 7

Reader, BRYDEN MURDOCH

Broadcast on August 13. 1967

(Radio 4: Scotland)

Genome: [r4 Bd=19680214]