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Dr. Wortle"s school

by Anthony Trollope

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Published by Thorndike Press, Chivers Press in Waterville, Me, Bath, England .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England
    • Subjects:
    • Americans -- England -- Fiction,
    • School principals -- Fiction,
    • Married people -- Fiction,
    • Classicists -- Fiction,
    • Extortion -- Fiction,
    • Large type books,
    • England -- Fiction

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesDoctor Wortle"s school
      StatementAnthony Trollope.
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR5684 .D6 2004
      The Physical Object
      Pagination392 p. (large print) ;
      Number of Pages392
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3309513M
      ISBN 100786270683, 140563183X
      LC Control Number2004058066

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Dr Wortle's School was written late in Anthony Trollope's career and was published the year before he died. My online Yahoo Trollope group has recently been reading books from the last years of Trollope's life and I think we have been looking for a decline in his power to /5(79).

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: Dr. Wortle's School: A Novel (): Anthony Trollope: Books. Skip to main content. Try Prime Books Go Search EN Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in 4/5(11). Dr Wortle's School Timothy West reads the book with great clarity. The characters are clearly delineated.

Trollope has the ability to describe a character so that you are able to know not only what they look like but how they think and act. The Bishop interfered and Dr.

Wortle made inquiry of his teacher, whose story was sympathetically received. The same day Robert Lefroy, Ferdinand’s brother, appeared at the school in an attempt at blackmail, but, finding that the story he had to tell was already known, admitted that. "Dr. Wortle's School" was a serial novel published in the May through December issues of "Blackwood's Magazine" The short novel runs to just over pages.

The elderly Trollope wrote it in just over two weeks. The story concerns a moral dilemma. It is set in Dr. Wortle's preparatory school for boys eager to get into Oxford or Cambridge. Mr Peacocke, a Classical scholar, has come to Broughtonshire with his beautiful American wife to live as a schoolmaster.

But when the blackmailing brother of her first husband-a reprobate from Louisiana--appears at the school gates, their dreadful secret is revealed and the county is scandalized.

In the character of Dr Wortle, the combative but warm hearted headmaster, who takes the couple's Format: Paperback. Dr Wortles School. By: Excerpt from the book: "It was one of the disagreeable things which he had had to do before he could get away to the gold-diggings, and it was done. Now he had to say farewell to his father, and that would be a harder task.

As the moment was coming in which he must bid adieu to his father, his heart was heavy within. Doctor Wortle's School, alternatively Dr. Wortle's School or Dr Wortle's School, published inis a novel by Anthony Trollope, his fortieth book.

The novel takes place in the respectable, fictional parish of Bowick, Victorian England, with the main plot Pages: The book interweaves a sensitive and realistic exploration of Dr. Wortle’s moral dilemma with a humorous look at small-town gossip and--of course--a romance involving the doctor’s beautiful young daughter.

(First Page: E text prepared by Stanford Carmack. Transcriber's note. It’s a nice short book, unlike many of Trollope’s works, but it has a lot in common with a couple of his more famous stories – and even, if we’re to believe the introduction, with the writer himself ***** Dr Wortle’s School is an enjoyable novel set in an exclusive preparatory school somewhere in the English countryside.

The good. The book interweaves a sensitive and realistic exploration of Dr. Wortle’s moral dilemma with a humorous look at small-town gossip and--of course--a romance involving the doctor’s beautiful young daughter.

Dr Wortle's School was written late in Anthony Trollope's career and was published the year before he died/5(). About Dr. Wortle’s School. Mr Peacocke, a Classical scholar, has come to Broughtonshire with his beautiful American wife to live as a schoolmaster.

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Get this from a library. Wortle's school. [Anthony Trollope; John Halperin] -- Mr Peacocke, a Classical scholar, has come to Broughtonshire with his beautiful American wife to live as a schoolmaster.

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DWS is pure Victorian melodrama, albeit with plenty of Trollope's relentless ridicule of the society's hypocrisy and lack of Christian charity.4/5(3).

The story of Dr. Whortle and his school is a perfect example of the interplay between society in general and the personal/public life of a person.

This short novel shows the reader how it is difficult task for a school master to endure the opinions of the parents of the boys who are enrolled in his school because those parents influenced and /5(19). COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

The book interweaves a sensitive and realistic exploration of Dr. Wortle’s moral dilemma with a humorous look at small-town gossip and--of course--a romance involving the doctor’s beautiful young daughter.

(Summary by Angela Rowland).Dr. Wortle's School (Book): Trollope, Anthony: Presents the classic novel by nineteenth-century British author Anthony Trollope, about Mr. Peacocke, a scholar, and American, Ella Lefoy, who marry not realizing that her first husband is still alive.Ostracised by the community, the pair seem trapped in a hopeless situation – until the combative but warm-hearted headmaster of the school, Dr Wortle, offers his support, and Mr Peacocke embarks upon a journey to America that he hopes will lay to rest the accusations once and for all.