Novels set in Cornwall

Poldark novels set in Cornwall

This section is on guides to various aspects of culture Cornwall. The links all take you to the book's page on Amazon. There is usually a full write up on each book, and you can order it from Amazon if it takes your fancy.

In our page on "famous Cornish people" there is more information on a numbner of authors

Sir John Betjeman, the former poet laureate
Maria Branwell mother of the Brontes
W J Burley , author Wycliffe series
Daphne du Maurier, writer of Rebecca, Jamaica Inn, etc
William Golding, author, Lord of the Flies
Winston Graham wrote the popular Poldark novels
John Harris, Cornish poet
Silas Hocking, author
D H Lawrence, author
Charles Lee, author
Rosamunde Pilcher, author
J B Priestly, author
Sir Arthur Quiller Couch famous Cornish author and historian
D. M. Thomas, is a Cornish novelist, poet
Mary Wesley, author
Virginia Woolf, novelist, feminist, essayist.


Author Novel
Winston Graham Ross Poldark: A Novel of Cornwall, 1783-1787 (Poldark 1)
  Demelza: A Novel of Cornwall, 1788-1790 (Poldark 2)
  Jeremy Poldark: A Novel of Cornwall, 1790-1791 (Poldark 3)
  Warleggan: A Novel of Cornwall, 1792-1793 (Poldark 4)
  The Black Moon: Novel of Cornwall, 1794-1795 (poldark 5)
  The Four Swans: A Novel of Cornwall, 1795-1797 (Poldark 6)

The Angry Tide: A Novel of Cornwall, 1789-1799 (Poldark 7)

  The Stranger from the Sea: A Novel of Cornwall, 1810-1811
  The Miller's Dance: A Novel of Cornwall, 1812-1813
  The Loving Cup: A Novel of Cornwall, 1813-1815
  The Twisted Sword: A Novel of Cornwall, 1815 (Poldark 11)
  Bella Poldark: A Novel of Cornwall, 1818-1820
Janie Bolitho Cornish Novels: "Snapped in Cornwall", "Framed in Cornwall", "Buried in Cornwall"
  Killed in Cornwall
  Caught Out in Cornwall (A&B Crime)
Daphne Du Maurier The House on the Strand

Rosalind Miles

The Lady of the Sea: The Third of the Tristan and Isolde Novels


All Books on Cornwall