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Interview with Henry Williamson - archive film


Watch a rare BBC interview with Tarka the Otter author Henry Williamson, first shown in 1965.

Williamson is interviewed in his garden and talks about how the Devon countryside influenced his writing, his knowledge of animals and the book he was writing at the time.

The black and white film includes shots of Williamson sitting at his writing desk and looking at manuscripts.

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