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The Maid of Buttermere

(1987)
A novel by

 
 
Melvyn Bragg's highly-acclaimed bestselling historical novel, the story behind one of the 19th century's greatest scandals.

Set in the Lake District in the early 19th century, the riveting story of an imposter, bigamist and fortune hunter who came to grief by falling helplessly in love with the famed 'Maid of Buttermere'.

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Praise for this book

"A vivid and erudite tour de force." - Penelope Lively


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Used availability for Melvyn Bragg's The Maid of Buttermere

Hardback Editions

January 1991 : UK Hardback
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Title: The Maid of Buttermere
Author(s): Melvyn Bragg
ISBN: 0-340-40173-7 / 978-0-340-40173-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton
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November 1987 : UK Hardback
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Title: Maid of Buttermere (Windsor Selections)
Author(s): Melvyn Bragg
ISBN: 0-86220-218-3 / 978-0-86220-218-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Chivers Press
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May 1987 : USA Hardback
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Title: Maid of Buttermere
Author(s): Melvyn Bragg
ISBN: 0-399-13225-2 / 978-0-399-13225-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Putnam Adult
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Paperback Editions

June 1988 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Maid of Buttermere
Author(s): Melvyn Bragg
ISBN: 0-340-42373-0 / 978-0-340-42373-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Sceptre
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Audio Editions

April 1996 : UK Audio Cassette
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Title: The Maid of Buttermere
Author(s): Melvyn Bragg, Victoria Hamilton
ISBN: 1-85998-659-5 / 978-1-85998-659-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton
Availability: Amazon UK   


June 1993 : UK Audio Cassette
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Title: Maid of Buttermere: Complete & Unabridged
Author(s): Melvyn Bragg
ISBN: 1-85695-565-6 / 978-1-85695-565-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: ISIS Audio Books
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Kindle Editions

June 2012 : Canada Kindle edition
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Title: The Maid of Buttermere
Author(s): Melvyn Bragg
Publisher: Sceptre
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June 2012 : UK Kindle edition
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Title: The Maid of Buttermere
Author(s): Melvyn Bragg
Publisher: Sceptre
Availability: Amazon UK