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Toll-Gate, The

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Published by Arrow .
Written in English


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Number of Pages320
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Open LibraryOL7318812M
ISBN 100099476363
ISBN 109780099476368


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Toll-Gate, The by Georgette Heyer Download PDF EPUB FB2

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A city torn by greed and corruption. A man torn by his own compulsions. The 5/5(1). As this-The Captain's Toll-Gate-is the last of the works of Frank R. Stockton that will be given to the public, it is fitting that it be accompanied by some account of the man whose bright spirit illumined them all.

It is proper, also, that something be Pages: Georgette Heyer's novel The Toll Gate is a little different from her typical Regencies. It is more of a mystery than a romance, and is told primarily from the point of view of the hero.

The hero, Captain John Staple, shares several characteristics with Hugo Darracott of The Unknown Ajax/5(16). Terrific book. We recently spent two months going cross-country, and this was the first book I read – a great start to the trip.

The Toll-Gate was published inwhen Georgette Heyer was at the peak of her powers as a writer, The book it shows/5(). The Toll-Gate is a Regency novel by Georgette Heyer, which takes place in Unlike many of Heyer's historical novels which concentrate on a plucky heroine, this one follows the adventures of a male main character, an ex-captain in the British Army who has returned from the Peninsular War and finds life as a civilian rather setting for this detective/romance story is in and Author: Georgette Heyer.

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(human ills). Abbey - Buffalo, N.Y. Seller Rating: % positive. The Toll-Gate by Georgette Heyer was first published in and my copy is a Book Club hardback from that date. This is more of a mystery/adventure book and is quite light on the romance – which is fine by in John Staples has recently left the army after the end of the Napoleonic Wars, he had a bit of a reputation for being crazy amongst his fellow officers.

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$ Free shipping. No ratings or reviews yet. Be the first to write. No, I didn’t say a word about you, but it’s my belief you couldn’t mention the Crowford Toll-gate anywhere for six or seven miles round without being told that there’s a queer new keeper to it, the size of a mountain.

As for the ale-draper at this Blue Boar of yours, he seemed to twig it was you I wanted the instant I spoke of the toll 4/5(32). Captain Staple found no one stirring in the stables, when he left the house, and was soon trotting down the road towards the toll-gate.

The light was dim, gathering clouds obscuring the moon, and a little chill wind was bringing a few leaves fluttering down from the trees.4/5(32). Get this from a library. The toll-gate. [Georgette Heyer] -- "It takes a lot to unnerve Captain John Staple, a man with a reputation for audacious exploits and whimsical nonsense.

But when he finds himself mired on the moors - on a dark and stormy night - John. The Toll-Gate: Heyer, Georgette: Books - Skip to main content. Try Prime EN Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Returns & Orders Try Prime Cart. Books Go Search Hello /5().

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The toll-gate. [Georgette Heyer; Daniel Hill] -- Captain John Staple's exploit in the Peninsula had earned him the sobriquet Crazy Jack amongst his fellows in the Dragoon Guards. Now home from Waterloo, life in peacetime is rather dull for the.

The Toll-Gate (Unabridged) audiobook, by Georgette Heyer Captain John Staple's exploits in the Peninsula had earned him the sobriquet Crazy Jack amongst his fellows in the Dragoon Guards. Now home from Waterloo, life in peacetime is rather dull for the adventure-loving captain.

But when he finds himself lost at an unmanned toll-house in the Pennines, his. Overall, The Toll-Gate is a good mystery, but it is very light on regency romance and full of vernacular jokes. The Toll-Gate, by Georgette Heyer Trade paperback () pages Harlequin () ISBN: Laura Gerold first fell in love with reading when her Great-Grandma Kile gave her the Little House on the Prairie series when she was.

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0 (0 Reviews) Free Download. Read Online. This book is available for free download in a number of formats - including epub, pdf, azw, mobi and more. You can also read the full text online using our. Toll Gate Middle School is a public elementary school located in Pickerington, OH in the Pickerington Local School District.

It enrolls students in grades 1st through 12th. Toll Gate Middle School is the th largest public school in Ohio and th largest nationally. It has students to every teacher. The Toll-Gate - Ebook written by Georgette Heyer. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices.

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"Witty a cheerful extravaganza."—The New Yorker His exploits were legendary Captain John Staple, back from the /5. View the Toll Gate High School yearbook for free, or buy a reprint. Recapture your memories, share with your family, and reconnect with your : He has stumble upon a mystery involving the boy's disappearing father, the toll-gate keeper, nothing could keep he from investigating.

Undercover as the new keeper of the turnpike toll-house in the Pennines, John investigates the suspicious disappearance, he begins to unravel a far more complex mystery.

The Toll-Gate () About book: Loved it plain and simple!Captain John (Jack) Staple has had enough of his dull cousin and insipid fiancée, so he skips out of the engagement party and trots off to his friend Mr.

Babblecombe's hunt. Only, he doesn't quite make it that far. In the pouring rain and crackling thunder he comes upon a Toll-Gate, an unattained Toll-Gate. Review of “The Toll-Gate” by Georgette Heyer Posted on 05/23/ by rhapsodyinbooks This Regency romance by Georgette Heyer employs a great deal of “flash-patter” slang, which apparently actually originated in Derbyshire, a county in the East Midlands of England and the setting for this novel.

Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. The Toll-Gate by Georgette Heyer,Harlequin edition, in English The toll-gate ( edition) | Open LibraryAuthor: Georgette Heyer. Steve Belanger, an English teacher and coach of Toll Gate’s Academic Decathlon team, reprised his role this year as Shakespeare himself.

Donning a ruffled white collar and a hat true to the time period, Belanger challenged students to “Stump the Bard” with impromptu questions about the life and times of the great playwright himself. The Toll-gate (Book): Heyer, Georgette: On his 38th birthday, lonely Scott Williams fervently wishes for a wife and family, but he never expects to become so utterly captivated by the beautiful, yet troubled Jennifer St.

James. The Captain's Toll-Gate Note: With a Memorial Sketch by Mrs. Stockton Language: English: LoC Class: PS: Language and Literatures: American and Canadian literature: Subject: Teachers -- Fiction Subject: Conduct of life -- Fiction Subject: Courtship -- Fiction Subject: Uncles -- Fiction Subject: Adventure and adventurers -- Fiction Subject.

Toll Gate Road Pickerington, Ohio () Fax: () If you like The Toll-Gate Book by Georgette Heyer. If you like. Add to list. 2 Like. 0 Meh. 0 Dislike. 0 Save. Add to a new list. You might also like similar books to The Toll-Gate, like The Foundling 0.

The Foundling Book by Georgette Heyer 0. 0 Like. Meh. Dislike. Save. Add to a new list. This book was populated with more of the working class, which explains her choice, but there is a fine line between writing era appropriate dialogue and confusing your reader.

Heyer went with confusion. The Toll-Gate isn't terrible, but of her Regency Romances I wouldn't recommend it first. ()/5(33).