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    • Catherine de Medici, 1519-1589

    • The Famous Women Series (Dramatised)
    • By: Kenneth Allen
    • Narrated by: Joss Ackland, Hazel Clyne, Ian Gelder
    • Length: 59 mins
    • Original Recording
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      2.5 out of 5 stars 6
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    Queen of France by her marriage to Henry II, Catherine dominated Europe's dying Renaissance, manipulating France by her goading of an hysterical and half-demented king. It was a colourful and blood-soaked time that is excitingly brought to life in this biography.

    Regular price: $4.12

    • Heroes and Villains (and True Love Conquers All) (Dramatized)

    • By: Ronald Hayman
    • Narrated by: Prunella Scales, Joss Ackland, Simon Ward, and others
    • Length: 59 mins
    • Original Recording
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      1 out of 5 stars 1
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    The world of Victorian melodrama, of wilting heroines, brave and handsome heroes, horrible foreign villains, and powerful action with a host of scenes from the best plays of the period; acted, amusingly explained, and related to the development of the English-speaking theatre.

    Regular price: $4.12