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Mr. Stubbs's Brother

A Sequel to 'Toby Tyler'

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Author: James Otis (James Otis Kaler)
Published: 1882
Language: English
Wordcount: 39,668 / 114 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 68.2
LoC Category: PZ
Downloads: 609
Added to site: 2009.01.07 23041
Genre: Young Readers

s settled at once that he offered to go up to Mr. Douglass's house then, if the others would wait there for his return, which proposition was at once accepted.

Mr. Douglass was an old colored man who lived fully half a mile from the village; but Reddy's eagerness caused quick travelling, and in a surprisingly short time he was back breathless and happy. The coveted horse was to be theirs for as long a time as they wanted him, provided they fed him well, and did not attempt to harness him into a wagon.

The owner of the sightless animal had expressed his doubts as to whether he would ever make much of a circus-horse, owing to his lack of sight and his extreme age; but he argued that if, as was very probable, the animal fell while being ridden, he would hurt his rider quite as much as himself, and therefore the experiment would not be tried so often as seriously to injure the steed.

It only remained to consult Uncle Daniel on the matter, and of course that was to be attended to by Toby. He w



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