A Collection of Farces and Other Afterpieces; Which Are Acted at the Theatres Royal, Drury-Lane, Covent-Garden, and Hay-Market. Printed Under the Au

A Collection of Farces and Other Afterpieces; Which Are Acted at the Theatres Royal, Drury-Lane, Covent-Garden, and Hay-Market. Printed Under the Au

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1815 edition. Excerpt: ...you know I'll have Norah in spite of you, I'll be damned if I don't; and moreover than that, meet me in the Elm prove at seven in the evening, when you must give o2 me satisfaction, but not with curling irons; till then I'm yours, as in duty bound." Bag. Oui; dat is de etiquette of de challenge; I put no name for fear of de law. Dar. It is not directed; but Pat shall have it. Bag. Dat is it--You must come to de fight vid me--I have de pistols. Dar. Pistols! Bag. Oui; you-sall be my seconde. Dar. Pistols!--Second!--Eh, couldn't I be third or fourth? Bag. Ah, Monsieur! you are wrong: toute autre chose. Dar. Oh, I must get two other shoes. Looking at hisjeet. Bag. Non--Vel, Monsieur Darby, serviteur; now 1 have sent my challenge, I am ready in de duel to decide de point d'honneur; and so I vil go--brush my master's coat. Exit. Dar. Pistols!--I don't much like giving this challenge to Pat--he's a devil of a fellow since he turned soldier; as he bid Monsieur walk out of a window, he may desire me to walk up the chimney. Ecod! the boy at the alehouse shall give it him. Exit. Enter Norah. Nor. No where can I find him; and I fear my uncle will miss me from home. My letter must have convinced him how he wronged me by his suspicious. Unkind Patrick! if I could but once see him, a convent then is welcome; for I am determined never to give my hand to another. But here he comes My Patrick! Enter Patrick... Pat. My dear Norah, excuse my delay; but so Kiany old acquaintances in the village. Nor. You had my letter? Pat. Yes; and I'm ashamed of my folly--to be jealous of such a baboon too! Nor. Aye, he'd be soon discharged if his master, Captain Fitzroy, knew of his presumption. Pat. Ah, Norah, I feel more terror at that one Captain's name, than I...show more

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  • Paperback | 64 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 3mm | 132g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236633229
  • 9781236633224