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Jeremy Poldark A Novel of Cornwall 1790-1791 by Winston Graham
  

Jeremy Poldark A Novel of Cornwall 1790-1791

Part of the Poldark Series
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Jeremy Poldark is the third novel in Winston Graham's sweeping series of Cornwall, Poldark. Cornwall 1790. Ross Poldark faces the darkest hour of his life. Accused of wrecking two ships, he is to stand trial at the Bodmin Assizes. Despite their stormy married life, Demelza has tried to rally support for her husband. But there are enemies in plenty who would be happy to see Ross convicted, not least George Warleggan, the powerful banker, whose personal rivalry with Ross grows ever more intense.

If you like Winston Graham you might also like to read books by Daphne du Maurier, Ken Follett and Kate Tremayne.

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Synopsis

Jeremy Poldark A Novel of Cornwall 1790-1791 by Winston Graham

'From the incomparable Winston Graham ...who has everything that anyone else has, then a whole lot more' Guardian

Jeremy Poldark is followed by the fourth book in this evocative series, Warleggan.

Reviews

'Ross is one of literature's great heroes ... [with] elements of Darcy, Heathcliff, Rhett Butler and Robin Hood' -- Debbie Horsfield

'Steeped in humour, romance, passion, tragedy and the stunning Cornish landscape, the Poldark books are as exciting and fresh as they are timeless and memorable. The perfect accompaniment to the thrilling TV series!' -- Pam Norfolk Lancashire Evening Post

About the Author

Winston Graham was the author of more than forty novels, including The Walking Stick, Angell, Pearl and Little God, Stephanie and Tremor. His novels have been widely translated and his famous Poldark series has been developed into two television series shown in twenty-two countries. Six of Winston Graham's books have been filmed for the big screen, the most notable being Marnie, directed by Alfred Hitchcock. Winston Graham was a Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature and in 1983 was awarded the OBE. He died in July 2003.

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Book Info

Publication date

8th September 2016

Author

Winston Graham

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Author's Website

www.winstongraham.org/

Publisher

Pan Books an imprint of Pan Macmillan

Format

Paperback
368 pages

Categories

Historical Fiction
Books Behind TV & Film

Historical fiction

ISBN

9781509808632

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