The Dramatic Works of Samuel Foote

The Dramatic Works of Samuel Foote

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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. 1797 edition. Excerpt: ...of fine turtles and fat haunches of venison has your wickedness lost me!. Ruck. My dear Sir Kit, for this I merit your thank" How often Dr Carawitchet has told you, rich food and clmmpaigne would produce you nothing but poor health and real pain?. Sir C/pr. 'What signifies the prattie of such I P'"" ning puppy as he 5' what, I suppose, you wouldstar'"I me, you scoundrel! 'When, I am got out of one fit, how the devil em I to gather strength to encouuter the next? Do you think it is to be done by Siplmlg aatd slapping? drinks But no matter '. Look you' iriajor Rackeit, all between us is now at an endt and, Sir, I should consider it as a particular favour if you wu.ld take no fmther notice of me: I sincerely s1 sire to drop your acquaintance; and, as to myself', I am fixed. positively fixed, to reform. Ruck. Retorm? Ha, ha, ha! _ Sir Cbr. Reform! and why not 5' Vell! you shall see! the whole city shall see! As soon as ever I get to my lodgings, I will send for Luke Lattitat and Codicil, and makea handsome bequest to the hospital. Rack. Stufi'! Sir Cbr. Then lam resolved to be carried every day to the twelve o'clock prayers, at the Abby, and. regularly twice on a Sunday. Rack. Ha, ha, ha, ha I Sir C/J7'. Ha, ha, ha! you may laugh; but I'll be I1'd ifI don't! and if all this don't recover my credit, I am determined, besides, to hire a house inarleqoiu-Row, and be a constant hearer at the countess's chapel ' Back. And so, perhaps, turn out a field-preacher in time. beginning of autumn, and afew feeble fellowfitllai _. FOP dropt off' with the leaves in October, the town rs tntulerable--' ' Back. Pox of the dead and the dying! but what amusements have...show more

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  • Paperback | 82 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 4mm | 163g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236958500
  • 9781236958501