Character Analysis The Elder Brother

The elder son of the rich matron who took Moll into her household after the death of Moll's nurse was a happy, handsome man-about-town who contrived to seduce Moll through compliments, promises to marry her, and gifts of money. Later, he ended his relationship with Moll by virtually pushing her into a marriage with his younger brother, Robin.

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After hearing stories from her mother-in-law, Moll realized that her third husband was also

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What is a mountebank? (From Hawthorne's The Scarlet Letter)

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