Summary of Season 1 (1972) - 2 discs
This highly acclaimed drama series adapts short stories by H.E. Bates and A.E. Coppard, whose slice-of-life tales based in post-World War I England acutely examine the realities of country living in a vastly different era. The collection of eight lavish productions stars such renowned British actors as Ian McKellen, Peter Firth, Prunella Scales and Pauline Collins, among others.