Austin Elliot by Henry KingsleyAustin Elliot by Henry Kingsley

Austin Elliot

byHenry Kingsley

Paperback | January 31, 2012

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1863. Excerpt: ... "Austin," he said, breathlessly, " the Lords nave reversed the sentence of the lower courts, and acquitted O'Connell. The only one of the four who went for him was Brougham." "I told you so," said Austin. "What a noble way of smothering him. And old Brougham against him, eh? Lord! what a world it is;--old Brougham, eh? Conceive the slyness of the man, will you?" "Don't you impute low motives," said Lord Charles; "it is the habit of a young and unformed mind." "Go to Bath," said Austin. "I say, I am going to swim through this chasm." "No, don't be an ass," said the other. "Come and walk with me; I have something to tell you." "So you did n't come all this way to tell me about Dan, then?" said Austin. "No," said he. "I got tired of my work, and I thought of ydu and the other fellows having a jolly evening here, and I came out in a car. Besides, I have seen some one since you left." "Who?" "Why, Lord and Lady Mewstone. They have come from Chester, and are going on to Tyn y Rhaiadr to-morrow morning. He has called at your lodgings, and he is going to call again; and,--and I thought I would come out and tell you, old fellow; that is all." "By Jove, you are a good fellow," said Austin; "what the deuce should I do without you? What had I better do?" "Let us stay here. You don't know what Hertford may have said, or what she has heard. As for him, his nose is far too high in the air for him to suppose that you had ever thought of her otherwise than as a goddess. Hertford would never have dared to let him hear anything. If he had, he would not be so affectionate." "But do you think that she ever guessed?" "Lord knows! I don't understand women. Hertford knows that you were deeply taken with her. How do you or I know whether he has n't used that knowledge to keep his...
Title:Austin ElliotFormat:PaperbackDimensions:104 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.22 inPublished:January 31, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0217334229

ISBN - 13:9780217334228