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Caleb Williams

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Published by Norton in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England
    • Subjects:
    • Executions and executioners -- Fiction,
    • Master and servant -- Fiction,
    • False imprisonment -- Fiction,
    • Young men -- Fiction,
    • Murderers -- Fiction,
    • England -- Fiction

    • Edition Notes

      StatementWilliam Godwin ; edited with an introd. by David McCracken.
      GenreFiction.
      SeriesThe Norton library ; N861
      ContributionsMcCracken, David.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ3.G548 Cal 1977, PR4722 Cal 1977
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxix, 351 p. ;
      Number of Pages351
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4553053M
      ISBN 100393008614
      LC Control Number77022576
      OCLC/WorldCa3090121

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      Abraham Rees of the Cyclopaedia. Falkland has an uncanny knack for appearing at the worse times. With these sentiments he set out upon his travels, at the age at which the grand tour is usually made; and they were rather confirmed than shaken by the adventures that befel him. The tone in which he spoke had acquired elevation, but neither roughness nor impatience.

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Falkland's neighbour, Barnabas Tyrrel, was a tyrannical master who oppressed and manipulated his tenants. While he was thus engaged, Mr.

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