Lady Bell Volume 1; A Story Of Last Century by Sarah TytlerLady Bell Volume 1; A Story Of Last Century by Sarah Tytler

Lady Bell Volume 1; A Story Of Last Century

bySarah Tytler

Paperback | February 9, 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.1874 Excerpt: ... CHAPTER LX. SIX YEAKS LATER. 'TV U KING the next six years, when Lady Bell was sometimes with her husband on foreign stations, sometimes keeping house in England while he was at sea, Harry Fane never again accused of indiscretion his dear and charming wife, who had all the sterling qualities behind her highbred beauty, cleverness, and sprightliness, whose fondness for him was so patent that it required no separate expression, but passed into every act of that cleverness and sprightliness. As for Lady Bell, she had returned to her firm conviction, building securely upon it, that her Harry, in spite of his faults (she was always careful to make that exception lest she should be accused of doting), was the best of mortal men. Indeed, after the reformer and satirist had given pledges of his human fallibility and toleration by marrying at a disadvantage, and by being in the end properly subject to a pretty, gay, as well as good, young fine lady; when she had softened his bluntness, mellowed his harshness, and put him on better terms with himself and his neighbours, he was a good man. He vindicated the latent excellence of Lady Bell's choice by the respect with which he and his services were held in his profession, though he did not rise so high in it as more unscrupulous and time-serving officers rose; above all, by the sincere esteem and affeetion which his intelligence, integrity, and genuine kindness won for him in not a few quarters quite apart from tho Admiralty. None rejoiced more in Harry Fane's having gained Lady Bell, and after gaining her in his proving worthy of her, than his cousin Lady Sundon rejoiced. Two such rogues had never made a cat's-paw of her, she vowed, but she could stand being made a cat's-paw of when a pretty love marriage was tho end o...
Title:Lady Bell Volume 1; A Story Of Last CenturyFormat:PaperbackDimensions:128 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.27 inPublished:February 9, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:021700993X

ISBN - 13:9780217009935