Crotchet Castle Book Summary and Study Guide

Detailed plot synopsis reviews of Crotchet Castle

Young, wealthy Mr. Crotchet breaks his engagement to Miss Touchandgo when her father loses all his money. He then pursues Lady Clarinda, who is only interested in him because of his money. She, on the other hand, is pursued by Captain FitzChrome. He is truly in love with her, but he has no fortune. Although she flirts with him, she cannot allow herself to become serious. However money has a way of disappearing, and when Mr. Crotchet loses his fortune, everything changes.
Click here to see the rest of this review

The review of this Book prepared by Jack Goodstein

Chapter Analysis of Crotchet Castle

Click on a plot link to find similar books!

Plot & Themes

Time/era of story    -   1600 to 1899 Love Triangles/Polygons    -   Yes What kind:    -   2 or more women-2 or more men

Main Male Character

Profession/status:    -   wealthy Age/status:    -   20's-30's

Main Female Character

   -   20's-30's Profession/status:    -   wealthy


Europe    -   Yes European country:    -   England/UK Misc setting    -   castle

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   no torture/death What % of story is romance related?    -   70% Focus of story    -   equally on him and her How much dialog    -   significantly more descript than dialog

Books with storylines, themes & endings like Crotchet Castle

Thomas Love Peacock Books Note: the views expressed here are only those of the reviewer(s).
2 Ways to Search!

Our Chief Librarian