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Jorrocks

David Heneker

Jorrocks

based on the novels by R.S. Surtees, a musical play in two acts

by David Heneker

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Published by Chappell in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementbook by Beverley Cross, music and lyrics by David Heneker.
ContributionsCross, Beverley.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21537421M

  The Jaunts and Jollities of Mr. John Jorrocks by R.S. Surtees () LEC #28/3rd Series V. 4 in Artwork: Illustrations in watercolor by Gordon Ross Introduced by A. Edward Newton LEC # of LEC exclusive. Click images to see larger views. Front Binding - Hello friends! For the month of March, I bring not.


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Jorrocks is a Cockney grocer made good, living in London and patronising his beloved Surrey Hunt, and the stories of the book comprise a series of excursions to Newmarket, Paris, Margate, etc. Occasionally difficult to follow but generally with understandable punchlines, I thought the greater value was in the glimpse the book offers/5.

Jorrocks first appeared from time to time in the pages of 'New Sporting magazine', and then in the thirteen pieces were published in book form.

More a series of incidents than a straight forward novel, once read it is unlikely you will forget Mr by: 2. Jorrocks is one of these types of people, he is a self made man, a grocer who trades in tea. This won't be a book for everyone and the current appreciation for Surtees' writing it has to be admitted is rather a niche market, but really this does deserve a much wider readership, as it does deliver a lot of fun reading/5(13).

Jorrocks' Jaunts and Jollities By Robert Smith Surtees. Originally published in Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive.

Read Country Books are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork. Robert Smith Surtees, (bornThe Riding, Northumberland, Eng.—died MaBrighton, Sussex), English novelist of the chase and the creator of Mr.

Jorrocks, one of the great comic characters of English literature, a Cockney grocer who is as blunt as John Bull and entirely given over to fox hunting. A younger son, Surtees worked as a lawyer until he. Jorrocks also known as The Iron Gelding, was a hardy, celebrated Australian-bred Anglo-Arabian racehorse that won 30 of his 31 starts incarrying no less than 9 stone (57 kg) over the usual distances of two (3, metres) or three miles (4, m).

Jorrocks was leading stake winner in New South Wales eight : John Richard Rouse, Sr., A. Thompson. Jorrocks' was published inthe 18th book on the list. Although originally intended to form a series with Walton's The Compleat Angler, the Society later decided to publish the remaining Surtees novels in a similar jacket design, and the link to The Compleat Angler was removed and the Surtees novels became the first single author series published.

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See all 51 4/5(13). Other articles where Mr. Jorrocks is discussed: Robert Smith Surtees: chase and the creator of Mr. Jorrocks, one of the great comic characters of English literature, a Cockney grocer who is as blunt as John Bull and entirely given over to fox hunting.

Jorrocks 's Hunt for the New Sporting Magazine, under the title "Gin and Water Hunt," inhe was no longer editor, or rather the "Editor," of the periodical. Writing the periodical through the novel in Handley Cross; or Mr.

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John Jorrocks, Master-of-Foxhounds, is a social hero among the hunting fraternity. This successful huntsman and grocer's praises are even sung by the men in his tea warehouse. They also chorus the charms of his niece and ward, Belinda. The domineering Mrs.

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Jorrocks ran for five months ( performances). The shortness of the run was blamed on the subject of the fox hunting theme which, even by the sixties, was beginning to be frowned upon.

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