When The Forsyte Saga was shown on television in 1967 it was hugely successful. The nation was gripped aby the masterful visual telling of the Forsyte family's troubled story and adapted its activities to suit the next transmission. The Forsyte Saga, comprising The Man of Property, In Chancery and To Let is here produced aby Wordsworth for the first time in a single volume.
Initially, the narrative centres on Soames Forsyte - a successful solicitor living in London with his beautiful wife Irene. A pillar of the late Victorian upper middle class, materially wealthy, his appears to be a golden existence endowed with all the necessary possessions for a 'Man of Property', but beneath this very proper exterior lies a core of unhappiness and brutal relationships.
The marriage of Soames and Irene disintegrates in bitter recrimination, creating a feud within the family that will have far-reaching consequences. As the years pass, the feud between the two factions of the troubled family deepens and the shadows of past miseries return to haunt the lives of a new, younger generation. Irene's son Jon has fallen in love with Fleur, the daughter of the embittered Soames. The consequences will be tragic.
ISBN: 9781840224382 Kod paskowy: 9781840224382 Autorzy: Galsworthy John Rok wydania: 2013 Kod wydawcy: 32279 ilość stron: 724 Oprawa: Miękka PKWiU: 58.11.1 Format: 12.5x19.5cm Głębokość (mm): 40 Waga: 0.46 Języki: angielski Grupa towarowa: Książka