Father And Son [Edmund Gosse]

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Memoir of Edmund Gosse's Victorian childhood, raised in a strictly non-conformist Plymouth Brethren home. Stars Derek Jacobi and Roger Allam.

A Victorian childhood, raised in a strictly non-conformist Plymouth Brethren home.

Memoir of Edmund Gosse's Victorian childhood, raised in a strictly non-conformist Plymouth Brethren home. Stars Derek Jacobi and Roger Allam.

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A Victorian childhood in a strictly non-conformist Plymouth Brethren home.

Uniquely frank memoir of a Victorian childhood starring Derek Jacobi.

Uniquely frank memoir of a Victorian childhood, dramatised by Nick Warburton

'Faith is like love; it does not let itself be forced.'

A uniquely frank memoir of a Victorian childhood. Edmund Gosse was raised in the strictly non-conformist Plymouth Brethren.

Tender, comic and lyrical, this is his account of the spiritual struggle between a lonely boy and his charismatic father.

Dramatised in two parts by Nick Warburton.

Starring Derek Jacobi as Edmund Gosse, Roger Allam as Phlip Henry Gosse, Steven Williams as Young Edmund, Kate Buffery as Emily Gosse, Colleen Prendergast as Miss Marks, Sophie Roberts as Mary Grace, Ann Beach as Miss Flaw, Ayesha Antoine as Kate and Geoff Felix as Mr Punch.

Other parts played by Gerard McDermott, Delroy Brown, Nick Sayce and members of the cast.

Producer: Jonquil Panting

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 2005.

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Baptised at the age of ten, lonely Edmund is torn between his father and a terrible secret

Uniquely frank memoir of a Victorian childhood starring Derek Jacobi.

Uniquely frank memoir of a Victorian childhood, dramatised by Nick Warburton

Baptised at the age of ten, lonely Edmund is torn between his father and a terrible secret. Stars Derek Jacobi and Roger Allam.

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Baptised at the age of ten, lonely Edmund is torn between his father and a terrible secret

Baptised at the age of ten, lonely Edmund is torn between his father and a terrible secret. Stars Derek Jacobi and Roger Allam.