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Ross Poldark

Author: Winston Graham
Publisher: London : Pan Books, 2015. ©1945
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Tired from a grim war in America, Ross Poldark returns to his land and his family. But the joyful homecoming he has anticipated turns sour, for his father is dead, his estate is derelict and the girl he loves is engaged to his cousin. But his sympathy for the destitute miners and farmers of the district leads him to rescue a half-starved urchin girl from a fairground brawl and take her home - an act which alters the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Historical fiction
History
Named Person: Ross Poldark, (Fictitious character); Ross Poldark, (Fictitious character)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Winston Graham
ISBN: 9781447281528 1447281527
OCLC Number: 898155060
Notes: TV tie-in.
Originally published: London: Werner Laurie, 1945.
Description: 471 pages ; 20 cm.
Responsibility: Winston Graham.

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A reissue of Ross Poldark the first book in the legendary Poldark series, to tie in with the BBC TV series  Read more...

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From the incomparable Winston Graham . . . who has everything that anyone else has, then a whole lot more. * Guardian * Ross is one of literature's great heroes . . . [with] elements of Darcy, Read more...

 
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