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The breathtaking love story of an illegitimate girl and the young noble who would choose her above all. Gender issues and economic hardships are dealt with deftly in Doctor Thorne, the third novel in the Chronicles of Barsetshire, and arguably the saga's finest love story. Set in rural England in the fictitious county of Barsetshire, this Victorian novel is one of Anthony Trollope's most optimistic and engaging works. When Henry Thorne seduces local villager Mary Scatcherd, her stonemason brother, Roger, avenges the indignity by murdering Thorne in cold blood. While Roger goes off to prison, Mary follows a promising suitor to the Americas, leaving her illegitimate daughter in the hands of Dr. Thomas Thorne, brother to her murdered lover. The physician names the girl Mary, after her mother, and in an effort to protect the girl's reputation, and keep her away from her murderous uncle, he keeps her lineage a secret. Later, when young Mary falls in love with the heir of the squire of Greshamsbury, the lad is put in the precarious position of pursuing the girl despite his family's clear desire for him to marry a woman with titles and a much better financial standing. Doctor Thorne is one of the most lighthearted and hopeful tales by Trollope. Addressing the flaws inherent in the social mores of his day, the author, a master of the English novel, entreats readers to consider, as his characters must, profound issues of life, love, and morality.
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author2-role , "Doctor Thorne" (1858) is the third novel in Trollope's series known as the "Chronicles of Barsetshire," and is argued to be Trollope's best work. It tells the story of Mary Thorne, the niece of Dr. Thomas Thorne, whose illegitimacy remains a secret for much of the novel as she is raised by her kind uncle and falls in love with the rich Frank Gresham. This melodramatic novel displays Trollope's brilliant management of plot and dialogue while exploring themes of illegitimacy, class division and the practice of marrying for money., (OCoLC)925497484, 1 online resource, 1 online resource (1 audio file (20hr., 30 min.)) :digital., 1 online resource., 10026753Midwest Tape, LLChttp://www.midwesttapes.com, 1111440, 11392608Midwest Tape, LLChttp://www.midwesttapes.com, 11397150Midwest Tape, LLChttp://www.midwesttapes.com, 11470204Midwest Tape, LLChttp://www.midwesttapes.com, 11620753Midwest Tape, LLChttp://www.midwesttapes.com, 11685558Midwest Tape, LLChttp://www.midwesttapes.com, 11931560Midwest Tape, LLChttp://www.midwesttapes.com, 1483089339 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book), 150403967X (electronic bk.), 1596253436 (electronic bk.), 1780004516 (electronic bk.), 1781664617 (electronic bk.), 1848705778 (electronic bk.), 823.8, 1909621390, 1910660558 (electronic bk.), 33021029756902aficFIC TROLLOPEpm1760978af, 33021029756910aficFIC TROLLOPEwf1760979af, 33021029756928aficFIC TROLLOPEbr1760980af, 6568337026596101137TotalBooxwww.totalboox.com, 731 pages, 1 leaf of map :illustrations ;16 cm, 823/.8, 9781483089331 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book), 9781504039673 (electronic bk.), 9781596253438 (electronic bk.), 9781780004518 (electronic bk.), 9781781664612 (electronic bk.), 9781848705777, 9781848705777 (electronic bk.), 9781909621398, 9781910660553 (electronic bk.), A Barsetshire Novel, A Barsetshire novel, Anthony Trollope's third novel in the fantastic series 'Chronicles of Barsetshire' follows Mary Thorne, the niece of the titular Doctor Thomas Thorne, and her romantic troubles with Frank Gresham, the only son of the local squire., Barchester (England : Imaginary place), Barsetshire (England : Imaginary place), Children of clergy, Chronicles of Barsetshire ;, Clergy, Digital content provided by hoopla., Doctor Thorne, Doctor Thorne adopts his niece Mary, keeping secret her illegitimate birth as he introduces her to the best local social circles. There she meets and falls in love with Frank Gresham, who is intent on marrying her despite her seeming poverty. Only Doctor Thorne knows that Mary is to inherit a large legacy., Doctor Thorne begins to establish a medical practice, while Henry seduces Mary Scatcherd, the sister of stonemason Roger Scatcherd. When Scatcherd finds out that Mary has become pregnant, he seeks out Henry and, in the ensuing fight, kills him., Doctor Thorne/Anthony Trollope ; with an afterword by Ned Halley., Doctor ThorneAnthony Trollope., Domestic fiction., Electronic books., England, FIC TROLLOPE, FICTION / Classics., FICTION / Literary., Fathers and daughters, General Fiction, Halley, Ned,writer of afterword., In Dr. Thorne, the third of the six Barchester novels, Trollope moves outside the cathedral close to follow the fortunes of Dr Thorne, an upright and principled country doctor, and his niece Mary., London :Macmillan Collector's Library,2016., Love stories., MWT10026753, MWT11392608, MWT11397150, MWT11470204, MWT11620753, MWT11685558, MWT11931560, Made available through hoopla, Midwestrda, Mode of access: World Wide Web., Originally published: 1858., Read by Simon Vance., TBX, TBXdistributor, The Barsetshire novels, The breathtaking love story of an illegitimate girl and the young noble who would choose her above all. Gender issues and economic hardships are dealt with deftly in Doctor Thorne, the third novel in the Chronicles of Barsetshire, and arguably the saga's finest love story. Set in rural England in the fictitious county of Barsetshire, this Victorian novel is one of Anthony Trollope's most optimistic and engaging works. When Henry Thorne seduces local villager Mary Scatcherd, her stonemason brother, Roger, avenges the indignity by murdering Thorne in cold blood. While Roger goes off to prison, Mary follows a promising suitor to the Americas, leaving her illegitimate daughter in the hands of Dr. Thomas Thorne, brother to her murdered lover. The physician names the girl Mary, after her mother, and in an effort to protect the girl's reputation, and keep her away from her murderous uncle, he keeps her lineage a secret. Later, when young Mary falls in love with the heir of the squire of Greshamsbury, the lad is put in the precarious position of pursuing the girl despite his family's clear desire for him to marry a woman with titles and a much better financial standing. Doctor Thorne is one of the most lighthearted and hopeful tales by Trollope. Addressing the flaws inherent in the social mores of his day, the author, a master of the English novel, entreats readers to consider, as his characters must, profound issues of life, love, and morality., The squire of Greshamsbury has fallen on hard times, and it is incumbent on his son Frank to make a good marriage. However, Frank loves the doctor's niece, Mary Thorne, a girl with no money and mysterious parentage. He faces a terrible dilemma: should he save the estate, or marry the girl he loves. Mary, too, has to battle her feelings, knowing that marrying Frank would ruin his family and fly in the face of his mother's opposition. Her pride is matched by that of her uncle, Dr. Thorne, who has to decide whether to reveal a secret that would resolve Frank's difficulty, or to uphold the innate merits of his own family heritage. The character of Dr. Thorne reflects Trollope's own contradictory feelings about the value of tradition and the need for change. The lively introduction included considers the novel's main themes, Trollope's attitude to class and traditional values, and his comic skill as he develops the plot. His subtle portrayal, and the comic skill and gentle satire with which the story is developed, are among the many pleasures of this delightful novel., TotalBooxdistributor, Trollope, Anthony,1815-1882,author., Trollope, Anthony,1815-1882., Trollope, Anthony., Trollope, Anthonyauthor, Unabridged., Vance, Simon., Vance, Simon.|Narrator, Vendor-supplied metadata, Wordsworth Editions Ltd2014, YDXCPengYDXCPBDXBTCTAOCLCQrdaNYPOCLCO, [United States]:Andrews UK ,2012., [United States]:Blackstone Audio, Inc. ,2006., [United States]:Copyright Group ,2013., [United States]:Interactive Media ,2015., [United States]:Neeland Media LLC,2011., [United States]:Open Road Media ,2016., [United States]:Wordsworth Editions Ltd ,2014., computerc, data file, digital, e-uk-en, eAudiobook hoopla, eBook hoopla, eng, engIn Dr.Thorne, the third of the six Barchester novels, Trollope moves outside the cathedral close to follow the fortunes of Dr Thorne, an upright and principled country doctor, and his niece Mary. She falls in love with Frank Gresham, heir to the heavily mortgaged Greshambury estate, but he is constrained in his choices by the need to marry well so that he can restore the family fortunes., engIn Dr. Thorne, the third of the six Barchester novels, Trollope moves outside the cathedral close to follow the fortunes of Dr Thorne, an upright and principled country doctor, and his niece Mary., hoopla digital., https://d2snwnmzyr8jue.cloudfront.net/auk_9781781664612_180.jpeg, https://d2snwnmzyr8jue.cloudfront.net/bsa_9781433236143_180.jpeg, https://d2snwnmzyr8jue.cloudfront.net/csp_9781596253438_180.jpeg, https://d2snwnmzyr8jue.cloudfront.net/iam_9781910660553_180.jpeg, https://d2snwnmzyr8jue.cloudfront.net/opr_9781504039673_180.jpeg, https://d2snwnmzyr8jue.cloudfront.net/vsa_9781780004518_180.jpeg, https://d2snwnmzyr8jue.cloudfront.net/vsa_9781848705777_180.jpeg, online resourcecr, spoken wordspw, text file, texttxt, unmediatedn, volumenc
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subject_facet Barchester (England : Imaginary place) -- Fiction, Barsetshire (England : Imaginary place) -- Fiction, Children of clergy -- Fiction, Clergy -- Fiction, Domestic fiction, Electronic books, England -- Fiction, England -- Social life and customs -- Fiction, FICTION / Classics, FICTION / Literary, Fathers and daughters -- Fiction, General Fiction, Love stories
title_display Doctor Thorne
title_full Doctor Thorne [eBook] Trollope, Anthony, Doctor Thorne [electronic resource] / Anthony Trollope, Doctor Thorne [electronic resource] Trollope, Anthony, 1815-1882,, Doctor Thorne [electronic resource] Trollope, Anthony, 1815-1882., Doctor Thorne [electronic resource] Trollope, Anthony., Doctor Thorne/ Anthony Trollope ; with an afterword by Ned Halley
title_short Doctor Thorne
topic_facet Barchester (England : Imaginary place), Barsetshire (England : Imaginary place), Children of clergy, Clergy, Domestic fiction, Electronic books, Fathers and daughters, Social life and customs