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Ross Poldark : a novel of Cornwall, 1783-1787 / Winston Graham.

By: Graham, Winston [author.].
Material type: TextTextSeries: Graham, Winston. Poldark series: 1.Publisher: London : Pan Books, 2015Description: 471 pages ; 20 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781447281528.Subject(s): Poldark, Ross (Fictitious character) -- Fiction | Cornwall (England : County) -- History -- 18th century -- FictionGenre/Form: Historical fiction. | Family saga -- Fiction.DDC classification: 823.912 Summary: Tired from a grim war in America, Ross Poldark returns to his land and family, only to find his father has died, his estate is derelict and the girl he loved is engaged to another. But then he rescues a half-starved urchin girl and takes her home, an act which, it turns out, will alter his life.
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Fiction Davis (Central) Library
Fiction Collection
Fiction Collection GRA 1 Available T00518378
Fiction Davis (Central) Library
Fiction Collection
Fiction Collection GRA 2 Available T00583631
Total holds: 0

Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:

A reissue of the first book in the legendary Poldark series, to tie in with the new BBC seriesTired 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 whole course of his life . . .'From the incomparable Winston Graham . . . who has everything that anyone else has, then a whole lot more' Guardian

TV tie-in.

Originally published: London: Werner Laurie, 1945.

Tired from a grim war in America, Ross Poldark returns to his land and family, only to find his father has died, his estate is derelict and the girl he loved is engaged to another. But then he rescues a half-starved urchin girl and takes her home, an act which, it turns out, will alter his life.

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