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Little Lord Fauntleroy

  • 181 Pages
  • 4.30 MB
  • English
Oxford University Press , Oxford, New York
Grandfathers -- Fiction, England -- Fi



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An American boy goes to live with his grandfather in England where he becomes heir to a title and a fortune.

StatementFrances Hodgson Burnett ; edited, with an introduction, by Dennis Butts.
SeriesThe World"s classics
ContributionsButts, Dennis, 1932-
LC ClassificationsPS1214 .L45 1993
The Physical Object
Paginationxxvi, 181 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1711788M
ISBN 100192829610
LC Control Number92013794

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he is summoned by his crusty grandfather, the current earl of dorincourt, who is disliked far and wide for his tyrannnical behavior. cedric soon becomes little lord fauntleroy, and he and his mother ('dearest') are taken across the /5(18). little lord fauntleroy book. Skip to main content. Try Prime All Go Search EN Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Orders Try Prime. Little Lord Fauntleroy was published in and was dramatized during Burnett's lifetime.

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Cedric Errol is a generous, kind, and exemplary middle-class American boy who is suddenly found to be the heir of the Earl of Dorincourt. Saying loving goodbyes to his working-class friends, Cedric goes to England together with his mother to embrace his new fortune.

Little Lord Fauntleroy's mother suddenly kneeled down by him and put both her tender arms around his childish body. “Ceddie,” she said, “the Earl is your grandpapa, your own papa's father. He is very, very kind, and he loves you and wishes you to love him, because the sons who were his little boys are dead.

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Birch set fashion trends. Little Lord Fauntleroy is the engaging, amusing, and moving story of a boy living on the edge of poverty in New York, who suddenly learns that he is the heir to an English lord with vast lands and wealth. Travelling to his grandfather's castle, Cedric shows his trusting and democratic nature in his dealings with lawyers and clergymen, servants and farmers, but it is his relationship with his 3/5(2).

Little Lord Fauntleroy, sentimental novel for children written by Frances Hodgson Burnett, published serially in St. Nicholas magazine and in book form in The novel’s protagonist, Cedric, and his mother, Dearest, live in America until Cedric learns that he is to inherit the title and estate.

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He spends his days with his friend the grocery man Mr. Hobbs, the boot black Dick, and other young lads from his town /5(79). The Earl becomes the kind and good man Cedric always innocently believed him to be. Cedric is reunited with his mother, who comes to live in the ancestral castle with them.

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The film stars Freddie Bartholomew, Dolores Costello, and C. Aubrey Smith. The first film produced by David O. Selznick's Selznick International Pictures, it was the studio's most profitable film until Gone with the by: Max Steiner.