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Little Lord Fauntleroy

Little Lord Fauntleroy (Hardback, New title)

By Burnett, Frances Hodgson
By Hodgson Burnett, Frances

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Original Publication: 1885 (Serial), 1886 (Book) --t.p. verso.

ISBN 9781934169223
Published 18 October 2006 by Norilana Books
Format Hardback, New title
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ISBN-13 9781934169223
ISBN-10 1934169226
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Norilana Books
Imprint Norilana Books
Publication Date 18 October 2006
Publication Country United States United States
Format Hardback, New title
Edition New title
Author(s) By Burnett, Frances Hodgson
By Hodgson Burnett, Frances
Category Classic Fiction (Pub. < 1900)
General & Literary Fiction
Classic Fiction
Number of Pages 164
Dimensions Width: 152mm
Height: 229mm
Spine: 12mm
Weight 399g
Interest Age 8-12 years
Reading Age 8-12 years
Library of Congress England, Family life, Wealth, Mother and child, Grandparent and child
NBS Text General & Literary Fiction
ONIX Text General/trade
Dewey Code FIC
Catalogue Code Not specified

Description of this Book

Little Lord Fauntleroy (1885, 1886) by Frances Hodgson Burnett is a beloved children's novel that made a huge impact on 19th century public, shaping everything from boys' clothing fashions to copyright law. Cedric Errol is a generous, kind, and exemplary middle-class American boy who is suddenly found to be the heir of the Earl of Dorincourt. Saying loving goodbyes to his working-class friends, Cedric goes to England together with his mother to embrace his new fortune. His grandfather, the old earl, is a bitter old man ridden with gout and a foul temper, trusting no one. However the angelic boy elicits a profound transformation in the grandfather, which not only benefits the castle household but the whole populace of the earldom. If only the old man's heart would soften toward Cedric's estranged mother, the family would be healed at last. And when another potential heir to the earldom makes a claim, it seems that everything is lost...But all things are possible through a child's innocent trust, true friendship, and unconditional love.

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