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The Fortunate Foundlings (Dodo Press)

by Eliza Fowler Haywood

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  • 23 Currently reading

Published by Dodo Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General & Literary Fiction,
  • General,
  • Fiction / General,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages252
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11677367M
    ISBN 101406544140
    ISBN 109781406544145
    OCLC/WorldCa172982798

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The Fortunate Foundlings Being the Genuine History of Colonel MRs, And His Sister, Madam Du PY, The Issue Of The Hon. ChEs MRs, Son Of The Late Duke Of R LD.

Containing Many Wonderful Accidents That Befel Them in Their Travels, and Interspersed with the Characters and Adventures of Several Persons of Condition, In The Most Polite Courts Of /5(2). The Fortunate Foundlings was published inin the middle period of Haywood's long and hugely successful career.

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The Fortunate Foundlings Being the Genuine History of Colonel M——Rs, and His Sister, Madam Du P——Y, the Issue of the Hon. Ch——Es M——Rs, Son of the Late Duke of R—— L——D. Containing Many Wonderful Accidents That Befel Them in Their Travels, and Interspersed with the Characters and Adventures of Several Persons of.

FORTUNATE FOUNDLINGS: BEING THE GENUINE HISTORY OF Colonel MRS, and his Sister, Madam DU PY, the Issue of the Hon. CHES MRS, Son of the late Duke of R LD very intent on a book he had in his hand, his meditations were interrupted by an unusual cry, which seemed at some distance; but as he approached a little arbour.

Book Description: The Fortunate Foundlings was one of Eliza Haywood's more successful novels, though it remains one of her lesser known works. Ittells the story of a brother and sister left as babies in the care of a gentleman. Like many another eighteenth-century foundling, the siblings leave their guardian behind and make their own way in the.

The Fortunate Foundlings Eliza HAYWOOD (c - ) A story of love and adventure, following the fortunes of a young man and woman each trying to make their way in the wide world. Book from Project Gutenberg: The Fortunate Foundlings: Being the Genuine History of Colonel M--Rs, and His Sister, Madam Du P--Y, the Issue of the Hon.

Ch--Es M--Rs, Son of the Late Duke of R-- L--D. Containing Many Wonderful Accidents That Befel Them in Their Travels, and Interspersed with the Characters and Adventures of Several Persons of. The many Fictions which have been lately imposed upon the World, under the specious Titles of Secret Histories, Memoirs, &c.

have given but too much room to question the Veracity of every Thing that has the least Tendency that way: We therefore think it highly necessary to assure the Pages:   Signs of Eliza Haywood’s Jacobite sympathies are scattered throughout her work, becoming pronounced in The Fortunate Foundlings (), a novel written on the eve of the ’45 Rebellion.

There is a positive representation of the Stuart court in exile, an emphasis on loyalty, and unusual pro-French sentiment; Jacobite themes of exile and lost love are also by: 3.

Tom Mackenzie spent most of his childhood in the Foundling Hospital, a charity run on strict Victorian values that brought up children born outside marriage.

He was one of the last to be admitted. The Fortunate Foundlings by Eliza Fowler Haywood. Project Gutenberg Release # Select author names above for additional information and titles. Download the ebook in a format below.

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