Haggard by Eric Chappell,Michael Green

By Eric Chappell,Michael Green

Perennially hard-up, lecherous, immodest, cheating and under the influence of alcohol, the eighteenth-century Squire Amos Haggard was once first conceived by way of Michael eco-friendly and consequently delivered to tv monitors in Eric Chappell’s much-loved ITV sequence. In Chappell’s degree version, our anti-hero disguises himself because the infamous bar brawler ‘One-Eyed Will’, seduces a member of the aristocracy, poisons himself, survives an stumble upon with demise, fights a duel and results in criminal ready to be hanged. His son Roderick and servant Grunge are his not-so-faithful partners. the writer describes this hilarious version as “an undisciplined romp” and encourages mind's eye, ingenuity and loads of enjoyable in its staging.

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