Unique, Flamboyant Lady


Genome: [r4 Bd=19671026]A radio portrait of Ouida by Joanna Richardson

A hundred years ago, in October 1867, Under Two Flags established Ouida as the most popular novelist of her generation. Whether she was in her suite at the Langham Hotel, in her eleventh-century villa near Florence, or in her squalid rooms at Viareggio, her life was as extravagant and flamboyant as her fiction. with Nigel Anthony , David Brierley Alan Dudley , Haydn Jones Harold Kasket , Gudrun Ure tProduced by DOUGLAS CLEVERDON

Robin Bailey is appearing in ' A Midsummer Night's Dream ' at the Saville Theatre. London

Genome: [r4 Bd=19671026] Unknown: Joanna Richardson

Unknown: Nigel Anthony

Unknown: David Brierley

Unknown: Alan Dudley

Unknown: Haydn Jones

Unknown: Harold Kasket

Unknown: Gudrun Ure

Unknown: Douglas Cleverdon

Unknown: Robin Bailey

Ouida: Nancy Nevinson

Elizabeth Lee: Betty Hardy

The Hon Bertie Cecil: Julian Glover

Cigarette: Janette Richer

Lady Paget: Carol Marsh

Narrator: Robin Bailey