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Rogue Herries a novel. by Hugh Walpole

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Published by Macmillan in London .
Written in English


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"Rogue Herries" is the first in the series, set in the 18th century, and the central character is Francis Herries, an eccentric larger-than-life man tortured by a strong romantic streak. He uproots his entire family from Doncaster, and takes them to live in a crumbling manor-house in the wilds of Borrowdale. He earns the reputation of a rogue /5(35). "Rogue Herries" is the first in the series, set in the 18th century, and the central character is Francis Herries, an eccentric larger-than-life man tortured by a strong romantic streak. He uproots his entire family from Doncaster, and takes them to live in a crumbling manor-house in the wilds of Borrowdale/5(35). Complete summary of Hugh Walpole's Rogue Herries. eNotes plot summaries cover all the significant action of Rogue Herries. Described on its first publication by John Buchan as the finest English novel since Jude the Obscure, Rogue Herries tells the story of the larger than life Francis Herries who uproots his family from Yorkshire and brings them to live in Borrowdale where their life is as dramatic as the landscape surrounding them. Proud, violent and impetuous he despises his first wife, sells his mistress at a Released on: Decem

(The first book in the Herries Chronicles series) The tale of Francis Herries, the "rogue" of the title. A violent and impetuous man, a faithless husband and a capricious father, the Borrowdale Valley (his home for 40 years) and his unrequited love for gypsy Mirabell Starr are the two forces which drive him. The Herries Chronicle Volume 1: Rogue Herries/Judith Paris. by Hugh Walpole. 4 Ratings 1 Reviews published 1 edition. Name on back of ffep on the Fortress, dated & Vanessa, dated on half-title page of Rogue Herries, dated & Judith Paris Pages in nice, clean condition. All the same name, the books were collected as a set when published.   Title: Rogue Herries (The Herries Chronicles #1) Introduction by Eric Robson Publisher: Frances Lincoln, London, , first published , pages ISBN: Source: Kingston Library. Available from Fishpond: Rogue Herries (Herries Chronicles).

Title: Rogue Herries () Author: Hugh Walpole * A Project Gutenberg of Australia eBook * eBook No.: Edition: 1 Language: English Character set encoding: HTML - Latin-1(ISO) bit Date first posted: January Date most recently updated: August This eBook was produced by: Don Lainson [email protected] Production notes: Part 1 of "The Herries Chronicles. The first in the Herries Chronicle saga by Hugh Walpole. The tale of Francis Herries, the "rogue" of the title. A violent and impetuous man, a faithless husband and a capricious father, the Borrowdale valley (his home for 40 years) and his unrequited love for gypsy Mirabell Starr are the two forces which drive him. Rogue Herries tells the story of the larger-than-life Francis Herries, who uproots his family from Yorkshire and brings them to live in Borrowdale, where their life is as dramatic as the landscape surrounding them.. Proud, violent, and impetuous, he despises his first wife, sells his mistress at a county fair, and forms a great love for the teenage gypsy Mirabell Starr.   J ohn Buchan believed Hugh Walpole's Rogue Herries – the first of an epic tetralogy charting the fortunes of a down-at-heel Cumberland dynasty – Author: Alfred Hickling.