Thomas Hardy – Hardy’s Wessex
No other writer has ever been associated with one area – Wessex.ﾠ View the places which influenced his novel including Under the Greenwood Tree, Far from the Madding Crowd and Tess of the D’Urbervilles.
William Wordsworth – The Lake Poets
We look at the classic works of the Lake Poets of Southey, Wordsworth & Coleridge & specifically that written between 1797 & 1807.ﾠ We retrace the steps of these revolutionary poets seeing the inspiration for their works.
Betjeman is, to thousands, the Laureate of Britain, the poet of place, one of the world’s greatest travel writers, unique in that much of his work is in verse.ﾠ This DVD traces his journeys around Britain.ﾠ Presented by Peter Gammond.