Waugh On Five More Fronts

Episodes

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20060524 BT=0030 (BBC7)In 1935 Waugh covered the Abyssinian war for the Daily Mail. He was a hopeless journalist but from the experience came 'Scoop'. Episode 2 of 5.
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In 1935 Waugh covered the Abyssinian war for the Daily Mail. He was a hopeless journalist but from the experience came 'Scoop'. Episode 2 of 5.
Genome: [r4 Bd=19940404]Simon Cadell reads a selection of Evelyn Waugh 's letters to his

Tamily and friends on such diverse subjects as the war in Abyssinia; the Pope; Perry Mason ; drink; and an attack of insanity. 1: Blondy and Pollen

Compiled by Michael Bakewell. Producer Jane Morgan

Genome: [r4 Bd=19940405]"2: Waugh in Abyssinia. In 1935, Evelyn Waugh covered the Abyssinian war for the Daily Mail. He was a hopeless journalist but from the experience came Scoop."
Genome: [r4 Bd=19940406]"3: Letters Home. Evelyn Waugh was a great traveller, but on a journey to Ceylon in 1954, he became prey to mysterious and malevolent voices."
Genome: [r4 Bd=19940407]4: Letters to Graham Greene. "God forbid I should pry into the secrets of your soul. It is simply your public performance which grieves me."
Genome: [r4 Bd=19940408]"5: Letters to Ann Fleming. "I am too deaf for social life but perfectly sound tete-a-tete. Evelyn Waugh didn't lose his interest in the outside world, nor his acerbic wit."
01Blondy And Pollen20060522 (BBC7)
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The Lygon sisters were the recipients of some of Waugh's racier letters, written during his adventures abroad as a young man.

"The Lygon sisters were the recipients of some of Waugh's racier letters, written during his adventures abroad as a young man."

The Lygon sisters were the recipients of some of Waugh's racier letters, written during his adventures abroad as a young man. Episode 1 of 5.

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02Waugh In Abyssinia20060523 (BBC7)
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1935 - Waugh covered the Abyssinian war for the Daily Mail.

He was a hopeless journalist, but from the experience came Scoop.

In 1935 Waugh covered the Abyssinian war for the Daily Mail.

"1935 - Waugh covered the Abyssinian war for the Daily Mail.

In 1935 Waugh covered the Abyssinian war for the Daily Mail."

In 1935 Waugh covered the Abyssinian war for the Daily Mail."

1935 - Waugh covered the Abyssinian war for the Daily Mail. He was a hopeless journalist, but from the experience came Scoop. Episode 2 of 5.

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03Letters Home20060524 (BBC7)
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Evelyn Waugh was a great traveller, but on a journey to Ceylon in 1954 he fell prey to mysterious and malevolent voices.

Evelyn Waugh was a great traveller, but on a journey to Ceylon in 1954 he became a prey to mysterious and malevolent voices.

"Evelyn Waugh was a great traveller, but on a journey to Ceylon in 1954 he fell prey to mysterious and malevolent voices.

Evelyn Waugh was a great traveller, but on a journey to Ceylon in 1954 he became a prey to mysterious and malevolent voices."

Evelyn Waugh was a great traveller, but on a journey to Ceylon in 1954 he fell prey to mysterious and malevolent voices. Episode 3 of 5.

Evelyn Waugh was a great traveller, but on a journey to Ceylon in 1954 he became a prey to mysterious and malevolent voices. Episode 3 of 5.

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04Letters To Graham Greene20060525 BT=1130 (BBC7)
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God forbid I should pry into the secrets of your soul.

It is simply your public performance which grieves me.

'God forbid I should pry into the secrets of your soul. It is simply your public performance which grieves me.' Episode 4 of 5.

"""God forbid I should pry into the secrets of your soul.

It is simply your public performance which grieves me""."

It is simply your public performance which grieves me""."

05 LASTLetters To Ann Fleming20060526 (BBC7)
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'I am too deaf for social life but perfectly sound tete a tete'.

Waugh kept both his interest in the outside world and his wit.

'I am too deaf for social life but perfectly sound tête á tête'.

Waugh kept his interest in the outside world, and his wit.

"'I am too deaf for social life but perfectly sound tete a tete'.

Waugh kept his interest in the outside world, and his wit."

Waugh kept his interest in the outside world, and his wit."

'I am too deaf for social life but perfectly sound tete a tete'. Waugh kept both his interest in the outside world and his wit. Episode 5 of 5.

'I am too deaf for social life but perfectly sound tête á tête'. Waugh kept his interest in the outside world, and his wit. Episode 5 of 5.

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