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Demelza

Historical


by
Winston Graham

Book Details

Format: EPUB

Page count: 528 pages

Protection: DRM

Language: English

Demelza Carne, the impoverished miner’s daughter Ross Poldark rescued from a fairground rabble, is now his wife. But in the events of these turbulent years test their marriage and their love. Demelza’s efforts to adapt to the ways of the gentry – and her husbane – bring her confusion and heartache, despite the joy in the birth of their first child. Ross begins a bitter struggle for the rights of the mining communities – and sows the seed of an enduring enmity with powerful George Warleggan. ‘From the incomparable Winston Graham…who has everything that anyone else has, then a whole lot more’ Guardian

Demelza Carne, the impoverished miner’s daughter Ross Poldark rescued from a fairground rabble, is now his wife. But in the events of these turbulent years test their marriage and their love. Demelza’s efforts to adapt to the ways of the gentry – and her husbane – bring her confusion and heartache, despite the joy in the birth of their first child. Ross begins a bitter struggle for the rights of the mining communities – and sows the seed of an enduring enmity with… (more)

Demelza Carne, the impoverished miner’s daughter Ross Poldark rescued from a fairground rabble, is now his wife. But in the events of these turbulent years test their marriage and their love. Demelza’s efforts to adapt to the ways of the gentry – and her husbane – bring her confusion and heartache, despite the joy in the birth of their first child. Ross begins a bitter struggle for the rights of the mining communities – and sows the seed of an enduring enmity with powerful George Warleggan. ‘From the incomparable Winston Graham…who has everything that anyone else has, then a whole lot more’ Guardian

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