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pilgrims who passed through Golabrai, he was one of the only two people — the
woman who escaped with the lacerated arm being the other — whom I met
during my stay in Garhwal who had survived an encounter with the man-eater.
One of ...
After an absence of over six months he returned to his home in Golabrai, broken
in health and with his hair turned grey. Photographs were taken five years later,
and scarcely show the leopard's teeth-marks on the left side of the pundit's face ...
The inquiry was from a sportsman who said that, if arrangements for his travel,
accommodation, food, and so on, were made to his satisfaction he would
consider whether it was worth his while to come to Golabrai ; and the suggestion
was from ...
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - CeiliOkeefe - LibraryThing
A classic tale from the northern edge of India set in 1925 and told with poetic simplicity by a very brave, humane and observant man. I first read this book as a teenager and have reread it many times ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Stbalbach - LibraryThing
Jim Corbett's second book, following his classic Man Eaters of Kummaon. In the first book, each chapter is a self-contained unit, concerning 1 tiger and Corbett's story how he hunted and killed it ... Read full review