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Plain tales from the hills

Author: Rudyard Kipling; H R Woudhuysen; David Trotter
Publisher: Harmondsworth, Middlesex, England ; New York, N.Y. : Penguin, 1990.
Series: Penguin twentieth-century classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Originally written for the "Lahore Civil and Military Gazette", this book presents stories that were intended for a provincial readership familiar with the pleasures and miseries of colonial life. It  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Rudyard Kipling; H R Woudhuysen; David Trotter
ISBN: 0140183124 9780140183122
OCLC Number: 26690535
Description: 294 pages ; 20 cm.
Contents: Lispeth --
Three and --
an extra --
Thrown away --
Miss Youghal's Sais --
Bitters neat --
"Yoked with an unbeliever" --
False dawn --
The rescue of Pluffles --
Cupid's arrows --
The three musketeers --
His chance in life --
Watches of the night --
The other man --
Haunted subalterns --
Consequences --
The conversion of Aurelian McGoggin --
The taking of Lungtungpen --
A germ-destroyer --
Kidnapped --
The arrest of Lieutenant Golightly --
In the house of Suddhoo --
His wedded wife --
The Broken-link handicap --
Beyond the pale --
In error --
Bank fraud --
Tods' amendment --
The daughter of the regiment --
In the prime of his youth --Pig --
The rout of the White Hussars --
The Bronckhorst divorce-case --
Venus annodomini --
The Bisara of Pooree --
A friend's friend --
Gate of the hundred sorrows --
The madness of Private Ortheris --
The story of Muhammad Din --
On the strength of a likeness --
Wressley of the Foreign Office --
By word of mouth --
To be filed for reference.
Series Title: Penguin twentieth-century classics.
Responsibility: Rudyard Kipling ; edited by H.R. Woudhuysen ; with an introduction and notes by David Trotter.

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