W. Somerset Maugham (1969-1970)

UK, 3 June 1969-16 July 1970
2 series, 26 episodes, average 50m each
videotape, colour, 4:3
mono, English

A British television series with one fantasy episode.

Premise

An anthology series adapting stories by W. Somerset Maugham.

Episodes

Genre episodes are marked in bold.

Series One
A Casual Affair (3 June 1969)
The Back of Beyond (10 June 1969)
The Creative Impulse (17 June 1969)
The Letter (24 June 1969)
A Man with a Conscience (1 July 1969)
The Three Fat Women of Antibes (8 July 1969)
P. and O. (15 July 1969)
Lord Mountdrago (22 July 1969)
Louise (29 July 1969)
Episode (5 August 1969)
Mother Love (12 August 1969)
The Fall of Edward Barnard (19 August 1969)
Before the Party (26 August 1969)

Series Two
The Force of Circumstance (23 April 1970)
Jane (30 April 1970)
Rain (7 May 1970)
The Unconquered (14 May 1970)
The Vessel of Wrath (21 May 1970)
Olive (28 May 1970)
The Closed Shop (4 June 1970)
The Door of Opportunity (11 June 1970)
Virtue (18 June 1970)
Footprints in the Jungle (25 June 1970)
The Alien Corn (2 July 1970)
The Human Element (9 July 1970)
Flotsam and Jetsam (16 July 1970)

References

Books
The Kaleidoscope BBC Television Drama Research Guide 1936-2011 edited by Simon Coward, Richard Down, and Chris Perry (first digital edition, September 2011) pp.2681-2683 – episode list