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The foundling

Edward Moore

The foundling

a comedy in five acts

by Edward Moore

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Published .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Edward Moore
SeriesEnglish and American drama of the nineteenth century
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Paginationp. [686]-702
Number of Pages702
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15152114M

She handed him over and waited. What a delicious neck she hath! Leversedge, blackmailed Matthew by letter. Her name is Sophia Western.

The party again bursts in on Mrs. Another coach arrives, bearing a lady and her servant. Waters has explained to Mr. But now, sir, if you please, I will inspect your head, and when I see into your skull, I will give my opinion of your case. Then they heard a house master coming down the corridor and everyone rushed to get back into bed.

When Allworthy realizes what has happened, he instructs the elder Nightingale to keep the bills until he can investigate. As Jones had not this gift from nature, The foundling book was too young to have gained it by experience; for at the diffident wisdom which is to be acquired this way, we seldom arrive till very late in life; which is perhaps the reason why some old men are apt to despise the understandings of all those who are a little younger than themselves. The landlady upbraids Honour for her haughty behavior, and Partridge joins in the criticism. Squire Western is convinced that Tom will be hanged, and so is unconcerned about him. Then they heard a house master coming down the corridor and everyone rushed to get back into bed.


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The foundling by Edward Moore Download PDF Ebook

Tom's commitment to Molly ends when he discovers that she has been having affairs, which means Tom is not the father of her child and frees him to confess his feelings to Sophia.

Foundling (book)

This dislike was now farther increased by a report which Mr Whitefield made from the The foundling book, where The foundling book had informed the company, "That though he carried the knapsack, and contented himself with staying among servants, while Tom Jones as he called him was regaling in the parlour, he was not his servant, but only a friend and companion, and as good a gentleman as Mr Jones himself.

Such was the successless armament of Xerxes described by Herodotusor the successful expedition of Alexander related by Arrian. Accepting this, he bids Miss Europe and Fouracres farewell. But now, sir, if you please, I will inspect your head, and when I see into your skull, I will give my opinion of your case.

Waters consoles Mr. This, however, is not the case, as Tom's mother is in fact Bridget Allworthy, who conceived him after an affair with a schoolmaster.

An opinion which was not without foundation. A lawyer named Dowling arrives and announces the sudden and unexpected death of Bridget Allworthy.

ISBN 13: 9781838770068

The Irishman Fitzpatrick arrives at the inn searching for his wife, and Western arrives searching for Sophia. Then they heard a house master coming down the corridor and everyone rushed to get back into bed.

Western's plan to marry Sophia to Blifil. He tells a rambling version of how he reunited with Tom, but is adamant that they are not related. Allworthy leaves Blifil an annuity, which is supplemented The foundling book Sophia and Tom. He comes across the The foundling book docked in the harbour, and is confronted by Poundinch.

And here one of 'um has used you in so barbarous a manner. Goodnatured characters are often moderately loyalist and Anglicanor even supporters of the House of Hanoverwhile ill-natured characters Mrs Western or mistaken ones Partridge can be Jacobitesor like Squire Western anti-Hanoverian.

I will see now whether he will be blooded or no. Leversedge, blackmailed Matthew by letter. Laud have mercy upon 'um; I would not have such a sin to The foundling book for, for the whole world.

We look upon him to The foundling book one of the ablest men at a cut in all this neighbourhood. Squire Western has never met his niece, so they do not recognize each other.

So having amused, or rather tormented, himself with the thoughts of his Sophia till it was open daylight, he called for some tea; upon which occasion my landlady herself vouchsafed to pay him a visit.

Their party is attacked soon after by grinnlings also known as nimbleschrewds, a small and particularly nasty breed of monster and the creepy leer Licurius, Miss Europe's personal servant, is killed. What a pox did my landlady mean by sending for me to such vagabonds!

She traveled out into the country, and eventually took up with a guide, who is grateful for her kind treatment of him, unlike his last charge — who is revealed to be Tom Jones. Waters is Jenny Jones, Tom's mother. Both authors also had anxiety about the state of social authority in England and cared deeply about their audiences.

Allworthy undertakes to uncover the mother and father of this foundling, and finds local woman Jenny Jones and her tutor, Mr. In fact, when Partridge came to ruminate on the relation he had heard from Jones, he could not reconcile to himself that Mr Allworthy should turn his son for so he most firmly believed him to be out of doors, for any reason which he had heard assigned.

Mrs Whitefield happened to be in the yard when Jones and his attendant marched in. Such rarae aves should be remitted to the epitaph writer, or to some poet who may condescend to hitch him in a distich, or to slide him into a rhime with an air of carelessness and neglect, without giving any offence to the reader.

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