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ptw: Lizzy Barry's Lesson 22 May 15

May 22nd, 2015

Episode 27 of 145 episodes

Lizzy Barry was without doubt the most celebrated and best loved actress of the Restoration. But though Mrs Barry would disagree, it may have been her liaison with the infamous libertine The Earl of Rochester which provided the key to her extraordinary success. By Robin Glendinning. With Jane Slavin, Tim McInnerny and Lizzy McInnerny.

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