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The World of Rosamunde Pilcher

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The author of The Shell Seekers, September, and Coming Home recounts her life growing up in Cornwall with its cottages and gardens, and her eventual settlement in Scotland with its heather and trout streams and sophisticated London. 125,000 first printing.
Hardcover, 160 pages
Published September 15th 1996 by St. Martin's Press (first published 1967)
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Connie
May 23, 2015 Connie rated it really liked it
"The World of Rosamunde Pilcher", a gorgeous book of high quality photographs, takes you to the locales in England and Scotland that inspired Pilcher's novels. The book includes autobiographical information, a few recipes, and quotations from her works that are matched to the photographs. The settings include the rocky coast of Cornwall, windswept beaches of Scotland, fields of heather, English gardens, country cottages, and beautiful castles. I have never read any of Pilcher's novels, but I can ...more
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"The World of Rosamunde Pilcher", a gorgeous book of high quality photographs, takes you to the locales in England and Scotland that inspired Pilcher's novels. The book includes autobiographical information, a few recipes, and quotations from her works that are matched to the photographs. The settings include the rocky coast of Cornwall, windswept beaches of Scotland, fields of heather, English gardens, country cottages, and beautiful castles. I have never read any of Pilcher's novels, but I can
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Jan 09, 2017 Karen rated it really liked it
Beautiful book. Rosamunde is now 92 . Amazing!
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Jun 23, 2015 Susan rated it it was amazing
Stunningly beautiful book. Love the visual to aid the reader "see" where her stories take place.
Dale Knight
An absolutely beautiful book. The photographs are magical and a wonderful addition to a Rosamund Pilcher collection
Gerri
Aug 10, 2012 Gerri rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
It is a look at the world of Rosamunde and how beautiful Scotland and London is.
JoAnn
Mar 20, 2016 JoAnn rated it it was amazing
One of my top three favorite authors!
Wendy
Apr 07, 2016 Wendy added it
love the pictures and the real world tid-bits we are given about this wonderful woman.
 Julie
Jan 10, 2016 Julie rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
I thought this was a delightful peek into the authors material, it made me want to read some of her others.
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Jan 17, 2016 Julie Durnell rated it really liked it
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A very beautiful book with quotes from her books go along with the pictures from England and Scotland. I only hope it still is as beautiful when I finally get over there!
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Rosamunde Scott was born on 22 September 1924 in Lelant, Cornwall, England, UK, daughter of Helen and Charles Scott, a British commander. Just before her birth her father was posted in Burma, her mother remained in England. She attended St. Clare's Polwithen and Howell's School Llandaff before going on to Miss Kerr-Sanders' Secretarial College. She began writing when she was seven, and published h ...more
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