28 June 2012

The King's General on BBC radio

Du Maurier's novel was first published in 1946.

An adaptation of Daphne Du Maurier's English Civil War novel set in the west country is repeated on the radio and iPlayer this week. Originally broadcast on Radio 4 in 1992, the love story about a paralysed beauty and a reckless soldier stars Cathryn Harrison and Roger Allam.

It's an hour and 36 minutes long and is available on iPlayer until early on Sunday morning. Click here to listen.


  1. Thanks ! I'll certainly find time to listen.

  2. Wish I could have caught this as I loved the book as a child. Not as good as Jamaica Inn but a great read all the same. Sara.