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Keeping now to the edge of the grass and scrub jungle I went round the shoulder
of the hill, and found in front of me a wide depression, extending for half a mile
down to the pilgrim road, and evidently caused in the days of long ago by a ...
Entering the depression a little below where I thought the leopard was, I started to
zigzag very slowly across it, gaining a few feet in height at each turn. There was
as yet no need for me to keep an eye on the cleft, for the babblers were on the ...
Day after day over a period of months I had left the Inspection Bungalow full of
hope that on this particular occasion I would meet with success, and day after day
I had returned disappointed and depressed. Had my failures only concerned ...
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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