The Triumph Of The Philistines; And How Mr. Jorgan Preserved The Morals Of Market Pewbury Under…

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byHenry Arthur Jones

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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. 1899. Excerpt: ... ACT I Scene--The Hall Of The Studios Near Market Pewbury, a large, irreg»ar apartment Converted from an old English manor-house. At the back is a large, wide old oak staircase leading up to gallery, L. A handsome oak railing in front of gallery. The old ceiling with rafters. A door at the back of the gallery. Downstairs, a door R. leading to the living apartments. Downstairs, L., a large, old-fashioned fireplace with looking-glass above it. A doorway, L., leading to a little outer hall. A small window by the side of the door. The whole scene is most artistically decorated and furnished, and gives evidence in all its details of the greatest taste and care. An easel, holding a large picture with its back to the audience, stands down stage, R. The picture is covered with a holland covering which is removed by pulling a string. A very low, long, easy rocking-chair is down stage, L. Old armour, swords, shields, etc., hanging on the staircase and walls. Enter Lady Beauboys, L., shown in by Wheeler. Lady B. a bright, energetic, aristocratic lady of about fifty-five). Mrs. Suleny? Wheeler. Yes, my lady. Lady B. Will you tell her that Lady Beauboys has brought Sir Valentine Fellowes to see her? Exit Wheeler, R. ) Lady B. goes to door, L.; calls out). Val! Val! You mustn't do that in England! Val, you'll shock everybody! Dk! Dk! Dk! V Enter, R., Alma Suleny, a very young widow in widow's head-dress. Lady B. cordially). My dear! Kisses her.) I've brought Sir Valentine to talk over matters with you before Mr. Jorgan and the town council arrive. But goes back to door, L.; calls) Val! Comes back to Alma.) You know, dear, he never expected to come into the Pewbury estates, and he hasn't lived in England since he left Oxford ten years ago. And, after having spent so...

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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. 1899. Excerpt: ... ACT I Scene--The Hall Of The Studios Near Market Pewbury, a large, irreg»ar apartment Converted from an old English manor-hous...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:24 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.05 inPublished:February 2, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217110665

ISBN - 13:9780217110662

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