The Question and Answer section for Kidnapped is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
Everyone answers him negatively. There's something very odd about the house.
"Folk?" cried he. "Are ye daft? There's nae folk there—to call folk."
"What?" cries the carter, in so sharp a note that his very horse started; and then,...
Can you be more specific about what Loch said?
Sorry, I don't know what "the red fox" is referring to.