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Wild Animals I Have Known

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Published: 1898
Language: English
Wordcount: 51,761 / 145 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 63.4
LoC Category: PS
Downloads: 2,460
mnybks.net#: 6240
Origin: gutenberg.org

Tells the histories of such wild creatures as a wolf, a fox, a molly ottontail and others.

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ch a collection of histories naturally suggests a common thought--a moral it would have been called in the last century. No doubt each different mind will find a moral to its taste, but I hope some will herein find emphasized a moral as old as Scripture--we and the beasts are kin. Man has nothing that the animals have not at least a vestige of, the animals have nothing that man does not in some degree share.

Since, then, the animals are creatures with wants and feelings differing in degree only from our own, they surely have their rights. This fact, now beginning to be recognized by the Caucasian world, was first proclaimed by Moses and was emphasized by the Buddhist over 2,000 years ago.

ERNEST THOMPSON SET0N

LOBO The King of Currumpaw

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CUBRUMPAW is a vast cattle range in northern New Mexico. It is a land of rich pastures and teeming flocks and herds, a land of rolling mesas and precious running waters that at length unite in the Currumpaw River, from which the whole region is named. And the

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