Richard Carvel

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The Floating Press, Oct 1, 2012 - Fiction - 682 pages
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One of the most popular American novels of the turn-of-the-century period, Richard Carvel is a gripping tale presented as the autobiography of a genteel gentleman whose adventures span the Atlantic during the era of the American revolutionary war. An exhaustive account spanning eight volumes, Richard Carvel is a must-read for fans of historical fiction.
 

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Contents

Chapter XXX A Conspiracy
353
Chapter XXXI Upstairs into the World
367
Chapter XXXII Lady Tankervilles DrumMajor
383
Chapter XXXIII Drury Lane
396
VOLUME 6
408
Chapter XXXIV His Grace Makes Advances
409
Chapter XXXV In Which My Lord Baltimore Appears
416
Chapter XXXVI A Glimpse of Mr Garrick
427

Chapter VII Grafton Has His Chance
79
VOLUME 2
89
Chapter VIII Over the Wall
90
Chapter IX Under False Colours
99
Chapter X The Red in the Carvel Blood
116
Chapter XI A Festival and a Parting
130
Chapter XII News from a Far Country
147
VOLUME 3
158
Chapter XIII Mr Allen Shows His Hand
159
Chapter XIV The Volte Coupe
173
Chapter XV Of Which the Rector Has the Worst
183
Chapter XVI In Which Some Things Are Made Clear
196
Chapter XVII South River
202
Chapter XVIII The Black Moll
208
VOLUME 4
220
Chapter XIX A Man of Destiny
221
Chapter XX A Sad HomeComing
233
Chapter XXI The Gardeners Cottage
246
Chapter XXII On the Road
255
Chapter XXIII London Town
270
Chapter XXIV Castle Yard
284
Chapter XXV The Rescue
293
VOLUME 5
306
Chapter XXVI The Part Horatio Played
307
Chapter XXVII In Which I Am Sore Tempted
319
Chapter XXVIII Arlington Street
333
Chapter XXIX I Meet a Very Great Young Man
342
Chapter XXXVII The Serpentine
436
Chapter XXXVIII In Which I Am Roundly Brought to Task
448
Chapter XXXIX Holland House
458
Chapter XL Vauxhall
470
Chapter XLI The Wilderness
480
VOLUME 7
491
Chapter XLII My Friends Are Proven
492
Chapter XLIII Annapolis Once More
500
Chapter XLIV Noblesse Oblige
511
Chapter XLV The House of Memories
522
Chapter XLVI Gordons Pride
533
Chapter XLVII Visitors
539
Chapter XLVIII Multum in Parvo
553
Chapter XLIX Liberty Loses a Friend
565
VOLUME 8
576
Chapter L Farewell to Gordons
577
Chapter LI How an Idle Prophecy Came to Pass
585
Chapter LII How the Gardeners Son Fought the Serapis
601
Chapter LIII In Which I Make Some Discoveries
619
Chapter LIV More Discoveries
631
Chapter LV The Love of a Maid for a Man
646
Chapter LVI How Good Came Out of Evil
658
Chapter LVII I Come to My Own Again
673
Afterword
679
Endnotes
681
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