CHAPTER I. IN THE MOSS
I can conduct you, lady, to a low
But loyal cottage where you may be safe
Till further quest.—Milton.
On a moorland slope where sheep and goats were dispersed
Charlotte Mary Yonge may be "placed" in literary history as the leading novelist of that Anglo-Catholic revival known as Tractarianism, or the Oxford Movement; but this classification cannot explain w...
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