Title The Four Swans : a Novel of Cornwall, 1795-7 [Volume Six of the Poldark Series]
Binding Hardcover; Book Club Edition
Book Condition Very Good in Very Good dust wrapper
Size 416 pages
Publisher Garden City Doubleday 1976
Seller ID 7425
Spine ends bumped and lightly worn; no binding problems. Page edges pale tan, top edges have a few smudges. Pages clean, not brittle. Rubbed dust wrapper very lightly edgeworn, a short closed tear on spine edge. White rear panel yellowed. ; This series is the basis for both 'Poldark' television series. The sixth novel set in 18th Century Cornwall. All four women - the four swans - whose lives touch Ross Poldark face a crisis in these years.
; "Just when Ross Poldark, now something of a war hero, seems secure in his hard-won prosperity, he must confront a new dilemma: the sudden infatuation of a young naval officer with his wife, Demelza. And it soon becomes evident that Demelza is not the only woman close to him whose life is in turmoil. Ross's old love Elizabeth, her cousin Morwenna, and his friend's new wife Caroline have also become embroiled in their own personal conflicts in life and in love. It's a time of dramatic change for Poldark and Cornwall, and those who cope best will come out ahead. The Four Swans will sweep you into new territory, as the stakes for the Poldark and Warleggan clans intensify in shocking ways"
This series recommended by Jessica of the DES email discussion list. Image is actual copy on offer.
Cornwall, Historical Fiction, Great Britain, TV Tie In, 18th Century England, Novel