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Alternately slipping on wet ground and stumbling over unseen rocks, we at last
came to some stone steps, which took off from the path and went up to the right.
Climbing these steps we found a small courtyard, on the far side of which was a ...
More buffalo wallows and more sunken rocks; but with the glimmer of light to help
us, we made good progress, and, finding the second lot of steps we had been
instructed to climb, we mounted them and found ourselves in a long courtyard ...
A short flight of stone steps gave access to a narrow veranda, the door of the
residential room being opposite the landing at the top of the steps. After the
Pundit and the ten guests that had been forced on him had eaten their evening
meal, they ...
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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