Based on the best-selling stories by E.F. Benson, the British television series Mapp & Lucia chronicles the ongoing rivalry between a pair of middle-aged women (Prunella Scales and Geraldine McEwan) vying for social dominance in a small seaside village in 1920s England. This multi-volume box set collects every episode from the series' first season.
Based On A Novel |
British Comedy |
British Television |
Period Piece |
Small Town Life |
Social Issues |
Television / TV Series
Originally aired on PBS's "Masterpiece Theatre" in 1986.
Released by British Independent Television Enterprises.
An LWT Production for Channel 4.
The set contains the 5 following volumes. They are not available individually: "The Village Fete" "Battle Stations" "The Italian Connection" "Lobster Pots" "The Owl and the Pussycat"
Dramatized by Gerald Savory.
The production has given special thanks to the Tilling Society of Rye.