By Kelvin Segger, based on bizarre short stories by Emile Zola.
In 19th-century PARIS, devious entrepreneur Durandeau hits on the idea of marketing ugliness - but he hasn't bargained for the guile of the Comtesse de Trouville.
With Trevor Peacock, Ian Pepperell and Tina Gray


Broadcast Dates

  • 20000921 (Radio 4)