Daniel Deronda

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Daniel Deronda Episode 1
Leubronn Casino, Switzerland, 1874. Daniel Deronda meets the eyes of beautiful Gwendolen Harleth for the first time. As she gambles recklessly at the roulette table, he is struck by the…
Daniel Deronda Episode 2
Daniel, out rowing on the Thames, saves Mirah Lapidoth, a young Jewish girl, from drowning. He takes her to the Meyrick's, who look after her. Daniel promises to help Mirah…
Daniel Deronda Episode 3
Mordecai tells Daniel he is dying and that he knows Daniel is Jewish and will take over his ambition to become a leader of their people. Gwendolen, whose marriage has…
Daniel Deronda Episode 4
Daniel's mother has written to him. She wants to see him out in Italy. Sir Hugo tells Daniel he is not his father. Daniel keeps his promise to visit Gwendolen…

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Daniel Deronda Episode 1
Part of the Series: Daniel Deronda
Leubronn Casino, Switzerland, 1874. Daniel Deronda meets the eyes of beautiful Gwendolen Harleth for the first time. As she gambles recklessly at the roulette table, he is struck by the vulnerability and despair that lurk behind her brilliant facade. Her family have recently fallen on hard times and pinned their…
Daniel Deronda Episode 2
Part of the Series: Daniel Deronda
Daniel, out rowing on the Thames, saves Mirah Lapidoth, a young Jewish girl, from drowning. He takes her to the Meyrick's, who look after her. Daniel promises to help Mirah find her parents who she thinks may still be living in London. Daniel goes to see Grandcourt on business and…
Daniel Deronda Episode 3
Part of the Series: Daniel Deronda
Mordecai tells Daniel he is dying and that he knows Daniel is Jewish and will take over his ambition to become a leader of their people. Gwendolen, whose marriage has become increasingly unbearable, tells Daniel at the family Christmas gathering of her unhappiness.
Daniel Deronda Episode 4
Part of the Series: Daniel Deronda
Daniel's mother has written to him. She wants to see him out in Italy. Sir Hugo tells Daniel he is not his father. Daniel keeps his promise to visit Gwendolen before he goes, but Grandcourt returns home to find them alone in the house together.
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