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The Phantom Rickshaw

作者 Rudyard Kipling
出版社 Ingram International Inc
商品描述 The Phantom Rickshaw:,BookExcerpt:g-ridden.Igothismanuscriptbeforehedied,andthisishisversionoftheaffair,dated1885:MydoctortellsmethatIneedrestandchangeofair.I

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內容簡介 Book Excerpt: g-ridden. I got his manuscript before hedied, and this is his version of the affair, dated 1885: My doctor tells me that I need rest and change of air. It is notimprobable that I shall get both ere long--rest that neither thered-coated messenger nor the midday gun can break, and changeof air far beyond that which any homeward-bound steamer cangive me. In the meantime I am resolved to stay where I am; and, in flat defiance of my doctor's orders, to take all the world into myconfidence. You shall learn for yourselves the precise nature ofmy malady; and shall, too, judge for yourselves whether any manborn of woman on this weary earth was ever so tormented as I.Speaking now as a condemned criminal might speak ere thedrop-bolts are drawn, my story, wild and hideously improbable asit may appear, demands at least attention. That it will ever receivecredence I utterly disbelieve. Two months ago I should havescouted as mad or drunk the man who had dared tell me the like.Two months ago I was the hapRead Mo

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書名 / The Phantom Rickshaw
作者 / Rudyard Kipling
簡介 / The Phantom Rickshaw:,BookExcerpt:g-ridden.Igothismanuscriptbeforehedied,andthisishisversionoftheaffair,dated1885:MydoctortellsmethatIneedrestandchangeofair.I
出版社 / Ingram International Inc
ISBN13 / 9798731234801
ISBN10 /
EAN / 9798731234801
誠品26碼 /
尺寸 / 28.0X21.6X0.6CM
重量(g) / 263.1
語言 / 3:英文
級別 / N:無
頁數 / 104
裝訂 / P:平裝

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