Archive | January 6, 2018

Little Lord Fauntleroy (Chapter 15)

Little Lord Fauntleroy by Frances Hodgson Burnett Chapter XV: His Eighth Birthday Ben took his boy and went back to his cattle ranch in California, and he returned under very comfortable circumstances. Just before his going, Mr. Havisham had an interview with him in which the lawyer told him that the Earl of Dorincourt wished […]

Little Lord Fauntleroy (Chapter 14)

Little Lord Fauntleroy by Frances Hodgson Burnett Chapter XIV: The Exposure It is astonishing how short a time it takes for very wonderful things to happen. It had taken only a few minutes, apparently, to change all the fortunes of the little boy dangling his red legs from the high stool in Mr. Hobbs’s store, […]

Little Lord Fauntleroy (Chapter 13)

Little Lord Fauntleroy by Frances Hodgson Burnett Chapter XIII: Dick to the Rescue Of course, as soon as the story of Lord Fauntleroy and the difficulties of the Earl of Dorincourt were discussed in the English newspapers, they were discussed in the American newspapers. The story was too interesting to be passed over lightly, and […]