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Published by Acorn Media in United States] .
Written in English


  • Television adaptations,
  • Drama,
  • Man-woman relationships,
  • Families,
  • Social classes

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Based on Elizabeth Gaskell"s classic Victorian love story. Independent-minded Margaret Hale moves with her parents to Milton, a manufacturing city in England"s north. Compared to the bucolic south where she was raised, Milton stifles Margaret with industrial smoke and soot, and she takes an instant dislike to John Thornton, the ambitious and severe mill owner. But amid a workers2 strike and family misfortunes, Margaret begins to reconsider her sentiments.

Edition Notes

Other titlesNorth and South
StatementRLJ Entertainment, BBC ; produced by Martin Lisemore ; dramatized by David Turner ; directed by Rodney Bennett
ContributionsStewart, Patrick, 1940-, Shanks, Rosalind, Bailey, Robin, Gaskell, Elizabeth Cleghorn, 1810-1865, RLJ Entertainment, British Broadcasting Corporation, Acorn Media (Firm)
LC ClassificationsPN1992.77 .N67 2013
The Physical Object
Format[videorecording] /
Pagination2 videodiscs (approximately 207 min.)
Number of Pages207
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26968442M
ISBN 109781598289640

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