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Consul and the Gifted Woman, The

Synopsis
Radio play by Hugh Sykes Davies on Delia Bacon’s publication of The Philosophy of the Plays of Shakespeare Unfolded (1857), a theory on the authorship of Shakespeare’s writings, which Nathaniel Hawthorne helped her publish.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Radio
Recording date
3 Jul 1957
Transmission details
9 Jul 1957 at 22:15 (Channel: BBC Midland)
Duration
30 mins
Availability
Unknown

Credits

Producer
Malcolm Freegard
Writer
Hugh Sykes Davies
Cast
F. R. BuckleyNathaniel Hawthorne
Hugh Sykes DaviesNarrator
Margaret VinesDelia Bacon

Additional Details

Production type
Television and Radio Drama
Historical period
19th Century
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616); Authorship; Bacon, Delia (1811-1859)

Notes

Notes
Transmitted on Midland Home Service
Textual information
A written transcript of the production is held at the Birmingham Central Library as part of their Shakespeare Collection.
Reviews
Source: Radio Times (Midlands Edition)

Production Company

Name

BBC

Notes
The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)

Record Stats

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