Frederic Raphael - The Thought Of Lydia

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"Each man has his destiny. The grander the destiny, the smaller the choice."

An old tale of friendship, love and murder, set in a country in ancient Asia Minor where gold was the most dangerous weapon of all.

Frederic Raphael's drama stars Suzanne Bertish as Lydia, Robert Glenister as Candaules and Michael Kitchen as Gyges.

Producer: Walter Acosta

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4/ BBC World Service in 1998.

20160828 (BBC7)

4 Extra Debut. A tale of friendship, love and murder in ancient Asia Minor. Gold is the most dangerous weapon of all. Stars Suzanne Bertish.

20160828 (BBC7)
20160829 (BBC7)

A tale of friendship, love and murder in ancient Asia Minor.