Roger Ingleton, Minor

By: Talbot Baines Reed
Published By: Double9 Books
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"Roger Ingleton, Minor" by Talbot Baines Reed is a classic example of Victorian literature, offering readers a compelling tale of adventure, friendship, and coming-of-age set in the English countryside. Through the eyes of Roger Ingleton, a schoolboy at a boarding school, readers embark on a journey of self-discovery and moral lessons. As Roger navigates the challenges of school life and grapples with the weight of his family legacy, he learns valuable lessons about honor, integrity, and the importance of friendship. Against the backdrop of Victorian England, Reed paints a vivid picture of the idyllic English countryside, providing readers with a glimpse into the rural landscapes and traditions of the era. Through its educational fiction, "Roger Ingleton, Minor" serves as more than just a story—it imparts important moral lessons and values to its young readership. Reed's narrative captures the essence of youth and the trials of growing up, making it a timeless coming-of-age tale that resonates with readers of all ages. With its blend of adventure, camaraderie, and timeless lessons, "Roger Ingleton, Minor" continues to captivate audiences as a beloved classic of Victorian literature.

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Talbot Baines Reed

Talbot Baines Reed was an English author of boys' fiction who lived from April 3, 1852, to November 28, 1893. He created a type of school stories that lasted until the middle of the 20th century. The Fifth Form at St. Dominic's is one of his most well-known works. He often and regularly wrote for The Boy's Own Paper (B.O.P.). Most of his writing was first published there. Reed became a well-known typefounder through his family's business. He also wrote the standard work on the subject, History of the Old English Letter Foundries. John Reed was a colonel in Oliver Cromwell's army during the English Civil War. The Reed family came from him. Their home was in Maiden Newton, which is in the county of Dorset. They moved to London at the end of the 18th century. Andrew Reed (1787–1862), Talbot Reed's grandpa, was a minister in the Congregational Church and the founder of many charitable organizations, such as the London Orphan Asylum and a hospital for people who could not get better. He was also a well-known hymn writer. His "Spirit Divine, attend our prayers" can still be found in many hymnals today. Talbot Baines Reed grew up in a happy family where Charles Reed was very religious and thought that tough outdoor games were the best way to raise boys.

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Product Details

  • Publisher: Double 9 Books
  • Publishing Year: 2024
  • Language: English
  • Paperback: 242pages
  • ISBN-10: 9363054373
  • ISBN-13: 9789363054370
  • Item Weight: 314.6g
  • Dimension : 216 x 140 x 13.5mm
  • Reading age: 10+
  • Country of Origin : India
  • Importer: Double 9 Books
  • Packer: Double 9 Books
  • Book Type : Fiction / Literary