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Forest and Frontiers

or, Adventurs among the Indians

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Author: G. A. Henty
Language: English
Wordcount: 36,178 / 107 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 60.5
LoC Categories: PR, PZ
Downloads: 1,992
mnybks.net#: 3481
Origin: gutenberg.org

Interestingly enough not an original Henty title. Many years back when American publishers were stealing copyright, someone thought it a good idea to use the very popular Henty name to sell books and this title is one of them.

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d held east through a grove of lofty and wide-spreading mimosas, most of which were more or less damaged by the gigantic strength of a troop of elephants, which had passed there about twelve months before.

Having proceeded about two miles with large herds of game on every side, I observed a crusty looking old bull borele, or black rhinoceros, cocking his ears one hundred yards in advance. He had not observed us; and soon after he walked slowly toward us, and stood broadside to, eating some wait-a-bit thorns within fifty yards of me. I fired from my saddle, and sent a bullet in behind his shoulder, upon which he rushed forward about one hundred yards in tremendous consternation, blowing like a grampus, and then stood looking about him. Presently he made off. I followed, but found it hard to come up with him. When I overtook him I found the blood running freely from his wound.

The chase led through a large herd of blue wildebeests, zebras, and springboks, which gazed at us in utter amazement. At l

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