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Exciting Adventures of Mister Robert Robin

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Author: Ben Field
Published: 1928
Language: English
Wordcount: 21,322 / 66 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 92.6
LoC Category: PZ
Downloads: 543
Added to site: 2007.03.16
mnybks.net#: 16283
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Mrs. Partridge. "He exercises a great deal on his drum!"

"Here comes the Major now!" said Robert Robin.

"How do you do, sir!" said Major Partridge to Robert Robin.

"Good afternoon, Major!" said Robert Robin. "I have just been telling Mrs. Partridge about how strong the farmer's big rooster was, and how he could dig with his feet!"

"Did you ever see me dig with my feet?" asked Major Partridge.

"I do not remember ever having seen you dig with your feet, Major Partridge, but the farmer's big rooster kicked a worm clear through the fence!"

"Kicking a little worm is nothing! Once I kicked a stone from hither to yonder, and Billy Rabbit asked me to help him dig his next hole!" declared Major Partridge, as he stood very straight and put his chest out. "If you have a few moments to spare I will dig these leaves up for you!"

Then Major Partridge began kicking the leaves in all directions, and Robert Robin began catching the brown bugs, and Mrs. Partridge came f

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