Devonshire Characters and Strange Events
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Devonshire Characters and Strange Events

By S. (Sabine) Baring-Gould
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Table of Contents
  • DEVONSHIRE CHARACTERS AND STRANGE EVENTS
  • PREFACE
  • CONTENTS
  • ILLUSTRATIONS
  • HUGH STAFFORD AND THE ROYAL WILDING
  • THE ALPHINGTON PONIES
  • MARIA FOOTE
  • CARABOO
  • JOHN ARSCOTT, OF TETCOTT
  • WIFE-SALES
  • WHITE WITCHES
  • MANLY PEEKE
  • EULALIA PAGE
  • JAMES WYATT
  • THE REV. W. DAVY
  • THE GREY WOMAN
  • ROBERT LYDE AND THE “FRIEND’S ADVENTURE”
  • JOSEPH PITTS
  • THE DEMON OF SPREYTON
  • TOM AUSTIN
  • FRANCES FLOOD
  • SIR WILLIAM HANKFORD
  • SIR JOHN FITZ
  • LADY HOWARD
  • THE BIDLAKES, OF BIDLAKE
  • THE PIRATES OF LUNDY
  • TOM D’URFEY
  • THE BIRD OF THE OXENHAMS
  • “LUSTY” STUCLEY
  • THE BIDEFORD WITCHES
  • SIR “JUDAS” STUKELEY
  • THE SAMPFORD GHOST
  • PHILIPPA CARY AND ANNE EVANS
  • JACK RATTENBURY
  • JOHN BARNES, TAVERNER AND HIGHWAYMAN
  • EDWARD CAPERN
  • GEORGE MEDYETT GOODRIDGE
  • JOHN DAVY
  • RICHARD PARKER, THE MUTINEER
  • BENJAMIN KENNICOTT, D.D.
  • CAPTAIN JOHN AVERY
  • JOANNA SOUTHCOTT
  • THE STOKE RESURRECTIONISTS
  • “THE BEGGARS’ OPERA” AND GAY’S CHAIR
  • BAMPFYLDE-MOORE CAREW
  • WILLIAM GIFFORD
  • BENJAMIN R. HAYDON
  • JOHN COOKE
  • SAVERY AND NEWCOMEN, INVENTORS
  • ANDREW BRICE, PRINTER
  • DEVONSHIRE WRESTLERS
  • TWO HUNTING PARSONS
  • SAMUEL PROUT
  • FONTELAUTUS
  • WILLIAM LANG, OF BRADWORTHY
  • WILLIAM COOKWORTHY
  • WILLIAM JACKSON, ORGANIST
  • JOHN DUNNING, FIRST LORD ASHBURTON
  • GOVERNOR SHORTLAND AND THE PRINCETOWN MASSACRE
  • CAPTAIN JOHN PALK
  • RICHARD WEEKES, GENTLEMAN AT ARMS AND PRISONER IN THE FLEET
  • STEER NOR’-WEST
  • GEORGE PEELE
  • PETER PINDAR
  • DR. J. W. BUDD
  • REAR-ADMIRAL SIR EDWARD CHICHESTER, BART.
  • INDEX
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