1948 US edition
(publ. E.P. Dutton)
|Publisher||Cresset Press (UK)|
|Media type||Print (Hardback & Paperback)|
|Preceded by||Nuns in Jeopardy|
|Followed by||Such Pleasure|
The story of a beautiful woman set mainly in Melbourne, Victoria and England from the early 1900s to the Second World War. Lucinda Vane was born into a wealthy Melbourne family. She spurns the love of a distinguished family friend, Tony Duff, to marry the dashing Aide-de-camp to the Governor, Hugo Brayford. Lucinda's life of ease is replaced by hardship when Hugo takes her to England just before the first World War. She then realises that her husband married her for her money, and he has a mistress.
|Based on||novel by Martin Boyd|
|Written by||Cliff Green|
|Directed by||John Gauci|
|Country of origin||Australia|
|No. of episodes||4 x 1 hour|
|Original release||15 June 1980|
This novel was adapted for a television mini-series in 1980, produced by Oscar Whitbread, directed by John Gauci, the screenplay by Cliff Green, and featured Wendy Hughes as Lucinda, and Sam Neill as Tony Duff.
- Austlit - Lucinda Brayford by Martin Boyd
- Boyd, Martin (1948-01-01). Lucinda Brayford. E.P.Dutton.
- Ed. Scott Murray, Australia on the Small Screen 1970-1995, Oxford Uni Press, 1996 p202
- "LOVELY LUCINDA.". The Australian Women's Weekly. National Library of Australia. 11 June 1980. p. 138 Supplement: FREE Your TV Magazine. Retrieved 8 August 2013.
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