Cornwall 1792. Ross plunges into a highly speculative mining venture which threatens not only his family's financial security but also his turbulent marriage to Demelza. When Ross and Elizabeth's old attraction rekindles itself, Demelza retaliates by becoming dangerously involved with a handsome Scottish cavalry officer. With bankruptcy an ...Read MoreCornwall 1792. Ross plunges into a highly speculative mining venture which threatens not only his family's financial security but also his turbulent marriage to Demelza. When Ross and Elizabeth's old attraction rekindles itself, Demelza retaliates by becoming dangerously involved with a handsome Scottish cavalry officer. With bankruptcy an increasingly real possibility, the Poldarks seem to be facing disaster on all fronts. 'From the incomparable Winston Graham...who has everything that everyone else has, then a whole lot more' - "Guardian".Read Less
Good. No dustjacket. No dustjacket. First edition, 1953. This copy is in generally good condition, apart from some rubbing and wear to the cloth cover, slightly slack, slanted binding and small bumps to the corners. Not a perect copy, but no major faults.
Good. Cracked hinge. Ex-library. Usual library markings inside cover. Some fraying/rubbing to cover. Some wear & tear to dustjacket. All orders are dispatched within 1 working day from our UK warehouse. Established in 2004, we are dedicated to recycling unwanted books on behalf of a number of UK charities who benefit from added revenue through the sale of their books plus huge savings in waste disposal. No quibble refund if not completely satisfied.
Good in ACCEPTABLE jacket. 1953. 352 pages. Hard cover with a dust jacket. Clean but yellowed pages with no markings or annotations. Former owner's inscription on the flyleaf has been scrubbed out. Moderate wear and scuffing to the boards, mainly on the spine, edges and corners. Moderate creasing and edge wear to the dust jacket, with some tears and loss to the edges, mainly around the spine.
Good in POOR jacket. 1953. 351 pages. Green pictorial dust jacket with yellow and white lettering over red cloth. Firm binding with maps at endpapers. Moderate foxing, tanning and handling marks. Moderate crushing to spine ends with moderate rubbing along edges and over surfaces. Ring mark on front. Unclipped, fragmented jacket. Piece missing at bottom spine with various chipping and tears. Moderate rubbing over surfaces.
Used-Good. Good hardback in Good dust jacket. No inscriptions or annotations; back board a little bent; front pastedown slightly bubbled; small wrinkle in cloth on spine; binding tight; dust jacket not price-clipped, but worn & creased at edges, with short tears; dust jacket protected in removable clear film.
Fair in Good jacket. 081616679X Large Print, This is a former library book with the usual identifiers. Also the title pace/copyright page was removed while the library processed the book for discard. A terrible upheaval drives Demelza Poldark into an alliance with her husbands' enemy.
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