Headlong Hall (dramatic reading) by PEACOCK, Thomas Love


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Headlong Hall is the first novel by Thomas Love Peacock, published in 1815 (dated 1816). As in his later novel Crotchet Castle, Peacock assembles a group of eccentrics, each with a single monomaniacal obsession, and derives humor and social satire from their various interactions and conversations. The setting is the country estate of Squire Harry Headlong Ap-Rhaiader, Esq. in Wales. (Summary by Wikipedia)Cast Narrator: Timothy Ferguson Mr. Escot: John Fricker Mr. Foster: Mike Pelton Mr. Jenkison: Leonard Wilson Reverend Doctor Gaster & Mr. Chromatic: ToddHW Mr. Milestone: TriciaG Harry Headlong, Esquire & Old Squire: Algy Pug Mr. MacLaurel: Delmar H. Dolbier Mr. Cranium, Mr. Panscope, Graziosa Chromatic, Mr. Nightshade: Amy Gramour The Sexton: Martin Geeson Miss Brindle-mew: Ruth Golding Cephalis & Tenorina Chromatic: Liberty Stump Mr. Gall & Mr. Treacle: hoardac Sir Patrick O'Prism: DublinGothic Miss Philomela Poppyseed: Bev J. Stevens Caprioletta: Amanda Friday Audio edited by: Amy Gramour

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