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Agnes Grey (first broadcast in June 1997)
BBC Radio 4 Extra
Dramatised by Judith Adams
Directed by Nandita Ghose
With Poppy Miller, Robert Whelan, Christine Mackie, Martin Reeve and Alison Darling
1 episode (60')
October 6 15:00
October 7 03:00
A young woman causes dismay by deciding to earn her own living as a governess.