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Friday, August 01, 2008

Return of Ashenden

Alex is back reading Ashenden, Gentleman Spy on BBC7: Alex Jennings reads Somerset Maugham's series of short stories, based on his own experiences during the First World War and featuring Ashenden, recruited by the British Secret Service as a spy. Abridged by Neville Teller the producer was Eoin O'Callaghan and it was an original BBC 7 commission.

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Anonymous said...

I saw the Ashenden picture and made a very high-pitched noise. ;-)

Alas that it's only radio and not a release of the TV series, but still, good news!

Thanks, Jolande.

Lori in Florida

jolande said...

Hi Lori,

I know. I was going to add that all we need now is a repeat of the tv-adaptation....