Mr Scarborough's Family


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(4.1 stars; 11 reviews)

MR SCARBOROUGH, wealthy owner of Tretton Park in Staffordshire, is dying. His eldest son and heir Mountjoy has gambled away his inheritance to avaricious money-lenders who hold post-obits to the entire value of the estate.Then Mr. Scarborough declares Mountjoy illegitimate. He claims that he only married his wife shortly before the birth of his second son Augustus, thus making him the real heir. Is this the truth ? - or a ploy to save the estate falling into the hands of some rather shady money lenders ? ....... (Summary by Annise ) (21 hr 51 min)

Chapters

01 - Mr. Scarborough 25:01 Read by Michele Eaton
02 - Florence Mountjoy 11:11 Read by Michele Eaton
03 - Harry Annesley 11:39 Read by Michele Eaton
04 - Captain Scarborough's Disappearance 26:55 Read by Richard Kilmer
05 - Augustus Scarborough 26:31 Read by Richard Kilmer
06 - Harry Annesley Tells His Secret 19:46 Read by Richard Kilmer
07 - Harry Annesley Goes to Tretton 13:17 Read by Barry O'Neill
08 - Harry Annesley Takes a Walk 15:10 Read by Barry O'Neill
09 - Augustus Has His Own Doubts 11:47 Read by Barry O'Neill
10 - Sir Magnus Mountjoy 24:06 Read by Larry Beasley
11 - Monte Carlo 26:51 Read by Arnold
12 - Harry Annesley's Success 14:07 Read by Brooke Cunningham
13 - Mrs. Mountjoy's Anger 16:31 Read by Brooke Cunningham
14 - They Arrive in Brussels 20:57 Read by acousticwave
15 - Mr. Anderson's Love 21:34 Read by acousticwave
16 - Mr. and Miss Grey 20:59 Read by Melora
17 - Mr. Grey Dines at Home 17:56 Read by geoffbl
18 - The Carroll Family 17:33 Read by Astrid Fingerhut
19 - Mr. Grey Goes to Tretton 22:06 Read by Arnold
20 - Mr. Grey's Opinion of the Scarborough Family 19:54 Read by geoffbl
21 - Mr. Scarborough's Thoughts of Himself 29:35 Read by geoffbl
22 - Harry Annesley is Summoned Home 20:00 Read by Arnold
23 - The Rumors as to Mr. Prosper 15:25 Read by Arnold
24 - Harry Annesley's Misery 20:41 Read by Arnold
25 - Harry and His Uncle 29:14 Read by rookieblue
25a - Harry and His Uncle (alternative) 21:30 Read by TriciaG
26 - Marmaduke Lodge 23:02 Read by Arnold
27 - The Proposal 21:22 Read by Melora
28 - Mr. Harkaway 20:06 Read by Melora
29 - Riding Home 15:33 Read by Melora
30 - Persecution 27:31 Read by Melora
31 - Florence's Request 19:01 Read by Melora
32 - Mr. Anderson is Ill 18:13 Read by Melora
33 - Mr. Barry 19:06 Read by Lynne T
34 - Mr. Juniper 18:16 Read by Lynne T
35 - Mr. Barry and Mr. Juniper 20:40 Read by Melora
36 - Gurney & Malcomson's 18:12 Read by Melora
37 - Victoria Street 21:43 Read by Arnold
38 - The Scarborough Correspondence 25:41 Read by Arnold
39 - How the Letters Were Received 16:35 Read by Melora
40 - Visitors at Tretton 19:50 Read by Arnold
41 - Mountjoy Scarborough Goes to Buston 22:05 Read by Nick Whitley
42 - Captain Vignolles Entertains His Friends 15:55 Read by geoffbl
43 - Mr. Prosper is Visited by His Lawyers 14:17 Read by Arnold
44 - Mr. Prosper's Troubles 32:19 Read by Arnold
45 - A Determined Young Lady 21:24 Read by Melora
46 - M. Grascour 19:57 Read by Melora
47 - Florence Bids Farewell to Her Lovers 22:00 Read by Melora
48 - Mr. Prosper Changes His Mind 19:47 Read by Melora
49 - Captain Vignolles Gets His Money 17:21 Read by Brooke Cunningham
50 - The Last of Miss Thoroughbung 20:08 Read by Arnold
51 - Mr. Prosper is Taken Ill 23:33 Read by Arnold
52 - Mr. Barry Again 16:51 Read by Brooke Cunningham
53 - The Beginning of the Last Plot 15:34 Read by Brooke Cunningham
54 - Rummelsburg 22:04 Read by Arnold
55 - Mr. Grey's Remorse 21:44 Read by Arnold
56 - Scarborough's Revenge 20:27 Read by Lynne T
57 - Mr. Prosper Shows His Good Nature 19:59 Read by Lynne T
58 - Mr. Scarborough's Death 24:31 Read by Arnold
59 - Joe Thoroughbung's Wedding 24:48 Read by Arnold
60 - Mr. Scarborough is Buried 17:51 Read by Lynne T
61 - Harry Annesley is Accepted 25:08 Read by acousticwave
62 - The Last of Mr. Grey 22:58 Read by Nick Whitley
63 - The Last of Augustus Scarborough 19:03 Read by Arnold
64 - The Last of Florence Mountjoy 27:40 Read by Melora

Reviews

(5 stars)

Storyline and plots are captivating. Anthony Trollope is insightful, very intelligent, with a heart of good values. The readers were mostly very good. Thank you