This recording is a dramatisation of Peter Sutton's story, "Artifice Perdu", from Airship Shape & Bristol Fashion. The cast is as follows:
- The narrator: Peter Sutton
- Mr. John Loughborough Pearson: Duncan
- Mr. George Merryweather: Scott Lewis
- A sailor: Claire Hutt
- A rude labourer: Ken Shinn
The dramatisation is by Peter Sutton & Roz Clarke.
The presentation took place at the Airship Ball held in Bristol to celebrate the launch of Airship Shape & Bristol Fashion.