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Season 4 Episodes
 

Episode image is a detail from the cover of  Complete Poems  by Elizabeth Bishop, published by Chatto & Windus in 2004; cover illustration is  A Wall, Nassau, 1898  by Winslow Homer.

Episode image is a detail from the cover of Complete Poems by Elizabeth Bishop, published by Chatto & Windus in 2004; cover illustration is A Wall, Nassau, 1898 by Winslow Homer.

Joining Charles Adrian for the 84th Second-Hand Book Factory is actress and writer Nancy Crane. They talk about Raymond Chandler as a poet of loneliness, the brilliance of Charles Dickens and having to be on your own to see.

Correction: it turns out that there have been both radio and television adaptations of Martin Chuzzlewit.

Episode released: 29th March, 2016.

 

Book Listing:

The Long Goodbye by Raymond Chandler

Martin Chuzzlewit by Charles Dickens

Collected Poems by Elizabeth Bishop

 

Links:

Nancy Crane on IMDB

Martin Chuzzlewit on BBC radio

Martin Chuzzlewit on BBC TV

Colm Tóibín on Elizabeth Bishop

Charles Adrian