+48 795 207 825

|

info@americanbookstore.pl

|
Promocja!

North and South – Elizabeth Gaskell

Tytuł:

North and South

Autor:

Elizabeth Gaskell

Wydawnictwo:

Macmillan Collector's Library

Rok wydania:

2017

Okładka:

twarda

ISBN:

9781509827947

Ilość sztuk w magazynie: 0 |

Wysyłamy w 24h |

55,00 

Brak w magazynie

SKU: 9781509827947 Kategorie: , , Tagi: ,

Opis

Designed to appeal to the book lover, the Macmillan Collector’s Library is a series of beautifully bound pocket-sized gift editions of much loved classic titles. Bound in real cloth, printed on high quality paper, and featuring ribbon markers and gilt edges, Macmillan Collector’s Library are books to love and treasure.

North and South is a wonderful blend of social comment on the dramatic changes in society brought about by the industrial revolution and a compelling love story. Written from the author’s first-hand experience, the novel follows the story of Margaret Hope, the young heroine, in her move from the tranquil setting in rural southern England to the raw and turbulent northern town of Milton. Margaret takes an instant dislike to her new home and its people. She hates the dirt, noise and lack of civilisation. Her distaste extends to handsome and charismatic cotton mill owner John Thornton whom she believes epitomises everything unpleasant about the North. However, as Margaret gradually begins to settle in Milton, she learns about the poverty and workplace struggles. As events conspire to throw Margaret and Thornton together, the two spirited characters have to overcome their repressed physical attraction for one another and conquer prejudices of class and circumstance. The passion and the history embedded in this narrative is as appealing and engrossing today as when it was first published.

Informacje dodatkowe

Tytuł:

North and South

Autor:

Elizabeth Gaskell

Wydawnictwo:

Macmillan Collector's Library

Rok wydania:

2017

Okładka:

twarda

ISBN:

9781509827947