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Poldark's Cornwall

£19.99

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A lavishly illustrated companion to Winston Graham's beloved Poldark novels, reissued to coincide with the BBC series based on the novels. Graham's saga of Cornish life in the eighteenth century has enthralled readers throughout the world for seventy years and the wild landscapes that inspired the novels have - even today - remained relatively unchanged. Cornwall then was a perilous world of pirates and shipwrecks: of rugged coast and mysterious smugglers' coves, of windswept moors and picturesque villages such as Boscastle and Port Quin, and of beaches, tin mines and churches. With an introduction by Winston Graham's son, Andrew, and illustrated with stunning photographs, Poldark's Cornwall is a glorious evocation of the land of beauty, excitement, romance and imagination that Graham loved so well.
Publishers note: The text in this edition of Poldark's Cornwall is as it was written by Winston Graham in the early 1980s. References to towns and locations in Cornwall are therefore as they were at that time and do not include recent developments. The only alterations of significance are the omission of sections substantially concerned with the filming of the two Poldark TV series in the 1970s. All the changes were made with the agreement of Winston Graham's family.


Pages are in fine condition, boards are in fine condition, dust jacket is in fine condition
Faint pencil inscription on first title page
Top dust jacket edge is a little worn, small part missing on front inside flap

Item details

Author(s):
Winston Graham
Condition:
Fine
Dimensions:
231x232x21
EAN-13:
9781447299974
Edition:
New Edition 2015
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-13:
9781447299974
Number of items:
1
Number of pages:
216
Publisher:
Macmillan

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A lavishly illustrated companion to Winston Graham's beloved Poldark novels, reissued to coincide with the BBC series based on the novels. Graham's saga of Cornish life in the eighteenth century has enthralled readers throughout the world for seventy years and the wild landscapes that inspired the novels have - even today - remained relatively unchanged. Cornwall then was a perilous world of pirates and shipwrecks: of rugged coast and mysterious smugglers' coves, of windswept moors and picturesque villages such as Boscastle and Port Quin, and of beaches, tin mines and churches. With an introduction by Winston Graham's son, Andrew, and illustrated with stunning photographs, Poldark's Cornwall is a glorious evocation of the land of beauty, excitement, romance and imagination that Graham loved so well.
Publishers note: The text in this edition of Poldark's Cornwall is as it was written by Winston Graham in the early 1980s. References to towns and locations in Cornwall are therefore as they were at that time and do not include recent developments. The only alterations of significance are the omission of sections substantially concerned with the filming of the two Poldark TV series in the 1970s. All the changes were made with the agreement of Winston Graham's family.


Pages are in fine condition, boards are in fine condition, dust jacket is in fine condition
Faint pencil inscription on first title page
Top dust jacket edge is a little worn, small part missing on front inside flap

Author(s):
Winston Graham
Condition:
Fine
Dimensions:
231x232x21
EAN-13:
9781447299974
Edition:
New Edition 2015
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-13:
9781447299974
Number of items:
1
Number of pages:
216
Publisher:
Macmillan

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