The House Of Special Purpose

Episodes

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0120110523 (BBC7)"Visiting his wife in hospital, Georgy Jachmenev recalls early life in Imperial Russia. David Warner reads John Boyne's novel.

Visiting his wife in hospital, Georgy Jachmenev recalls early life in Imperial Russia."

0220110524 (BBC7)"Georgy recalls his position in St Petersburg as companion to the Tsar's son, Alexei. David Warner reads John Boyne's novel.

Georgy recalls his position in St Petersburg as companion to the Tsar's son, Alexei."

0320110525 (BBC7)Royal household newcomer Georgy takes a train with the Tsarevich to army headquarters. David Warner reads John Boyne's novel.
0420110526 (BBC7)Painful memories for Georgy over Zoya's betrayal and Alexei's accident while in his care. David Warner reads John Boyne's novel.
0520110527 (BBC7)"In wartime London, an intelligence agency recruits Georgy to translate Russian documents. David Warner reads John Boyne's novel.

In wartime London, an intelligence agency recruits Georgy to translate Russian documents."

0620110530 (BBC7)"Georgy takes to his new role in the library, but is his work strictly bibliographical ? David Warner reads John Boyne's novel.

Georgy takes to his new role in the library, but is his work strictly bibliographical ?"

0720110531 (BBC7)"Years ago, in 1916, Georgy has a near encounter with a certain Father Grigori - AKA Rasputin. David Warner reads John Boyne's novel.

Years ago, in 1916, Georgy has an encounter with a certain Father Grigori - AKA Rasputin."

0820110601 (BBC7)"Past and present, tradition and revolution, all collide. Georgy flees time and again. David Warner reads John Boyne's novel.

Past and present, tradition and revolution, all collide. Georgy flees time and again."

0920110602 (BBC7)"A prospective reunion with Anastasia drives Georgy on, but it is not easily achieved. David Warner reads John Boyne's novel.

A prospective reunion with Anastasia drives Georgy on, but it is not easily achieved."

10 LAST20110603 (BBC7)"Georgy finds his Anastasia, but history catches up with them both, hastening a new life. David Warner reads John Boyne's novel.

Georgy finds his Anastasia, but history catches up with them both, hastening a new life."