The life and adventures of Guzman D'Alfarache, or the Spanish Rogue vol. 2/3

The life and adventures of Guzman D'Alfarache, or the Spanish Rogue vol. 2/3

By Alain-René le Sage
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    • CHAP. XIII. From the service of the Cook, Guzman returns to the Begging Trade, and robs an Apothecary.
    • CHAP. XIV. Guzman in his way to Toledo meets with a young man: what passed between them.
    • CHAP. XV. Guzman arrives at Toledo, and acts the man of fortune there. Some account of his gallantries.
    • CHAP. XVI. Guzman’s amours continued, and in what manner they ended.
    • CHAP. XVII. Guzman takes a false alarm, and leaves Toledo precipitately. Another gallantry. Origin of the proverb, “at Malagon, a thief in every house, but in that of the Alcaid two, the father and the son.”
    • CHAP. XVIII. Guzman offers himself to serve in the Company newly raised. His reception by the Captain, and how they afterwards lived together.
    • CHAP. XIX. Guzman proceeds with the Company to Barcelona, where he plays a trick upon a Jeweller, and embarks for Italy.
    • CHAP. XX. Guzman having arrived at Genoa, resolves to present himself before his kindred there. How he was received by them.
    • CHAP. XXI. What becomes of Guzman after having left Genoa.
    • CHAP. XXII. The Laws of begging.
    • CHAP. XXIII. Of the disagreeable adventure poor Guzman met with, while begging in the City of Rome during the heat of the day.
    • CHAP. XXIV. Of the agreeable life Guzman continued to lead with his Comrades. An account of his Journey to Gaeta. History of a Beggar who died at Florence.
    • CHAP. XXV. How Guzman excited the compassion of a Cardinal, and what followed.
    • CHAP. XXVI. Guzman becomes page to the Cardinal, and commits a thousand mischievous tricks in his service.
    • CHAP. XXVII. Guzman continues playing his tricks at the Cardinal’s, who at length dismisses him.
    • CHAP. XXVIII. Guzman enters into the service of the Spanish Ambassador.
    • CHAP. XXIX. Of the Trick that Guzman played upon a Captain and a Lawyer, who came to dine at the Ambassador’s without having been invited.
    • CHAP. XXX. The Ambassador falls in love with a Roman Lady; Guzman undertakes to assist him in his amour; his success.
    • CHAP. XXXI. Guzman’s adventure with a large Hog, and its consequences.
    • CHAP. XXXII. Guzman resolves to leave Rome on a Tour through Italy, with the intention of visiting every thing worthy of notice in that Country.
    • CHAP. XXXIII. The loves of Dorido and Clorinia; or the Sever’d Hand.
    • CHAP. XXXIV. Guzman leaves Rome, and arrives at his friend Pompey’s house at Sienna, where he hears bad news.
    • CHAP. XXXV. Soon after his departure from Sienna, Guzman meets with Sayavedra, whom he takes into his service, and carries with him to Florence.
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