Ward Lock, 1953.
First edition, first printing. 8vo. Burgundy boards with gilt titles. Pictorial dustwrapper. A very good+ copy with clean boards. No inscriptions. The very good+ dustwrapper is complete with a few short closed tears with some light associated creasing. Original price of 10/6net to front flap. A very good+ complete copy without the usual fading to wrapper spine.
The fourth Poldark novel. With the strengthening of the bond between Ross and Elizabeth, Demelza finds herself being drawn to a dashing Scots cavalry officer.