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"It was fun, instructive and will appeal to the scholarly in all of us. I see no earthly reason why it should not, as it used to say on theatre posters, run and run" (Peter Paterson Daily Mail)
"Fascinating" (The Times)
"It's the kind of show that sticks a boot up the posterior of those who claim the BBC is only interested in dumbing down pap these days" (Dominik Diamond Daily Star)
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