The Children of Old Park's Tavern

The Children of Old Park's Tavern : A Story of the South Shore (Classic Reprint)

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Excerpt from The Children of Old Park's Tavern: A Story of the South Shore Oh, come now, Thankful, you'll like it yourself next week - see 'f you. Don't! 'n won't you be spry! Replied Ned. Thereat Thankful said she hoped she knowed her duty, which meant that she should do her best, if 'twas a Whig convention. For Thankful was a Democrat, and the next week the Democrats would hold their convention in the meeting-house at Byfield, and would dine at the tavern. As to the Whig coachman, she was barely civil when he came into the kitchen to bring a hamper of turkeys he had fetched from Boston, and she sniffed Scorn fully when Ned called her attention to the berib boned horses. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.
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  • Paperback | 292 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 15mm | 395g
  • English
  • 121 Illustrations; Illustrations, black and white
  • 0243278942
  • 9780243278947