Hussein: An Entertainment

Hussein: An Entertainment

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A glittering adventure set in India at the height of the British Raj. The New York Times compared this book to Kipling's Kim and called it "a gorgeous entertainment." Of this early work, published when he was in his early twenties, Patrick O'Brian writes in a foreword: "In the writing of the book I learnt the rudiments of my calling: but more than that, it opened a well of joy that has not yet run dry." The story is about a young mahout—or elephant handler—his… (more)

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Book Details  

Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company (May 31, 2012)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 240 pages

File size: 605 KB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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