Young Tom"s schooldays by George Emmett

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Published by William Cate in London .

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Statementprofusely illustrated by Phiz.
ContributionsBrowne, Hablôt K.
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Tom is given a new roommate, a shy young boy who is new to the school, George Arthur. Arthur is a half orphan, and Tom’s better nature responds to the homesick younger boy.

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It is sad to say however, that the young boy for whom Tom Brown’s Schooldays was written would never get the opportunity to either read it, or play the game that is so reverently described within its pages. Maurice Hughes would pass away two years after the book was published.

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