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Jack of the Pony Express

作者 Frank V. Webster
出版社 Ingram International Inc
商品描述 Jack of the Pony Express:,BookExcerpt:...aveturnedbackthen,andgottensomeoneelsetoridetherouteforme,butIknewtherewereimportantlettersinthemail,andithadtocometh

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內容簡介 Book Excerpt: ...ave turned back then, and gotten some one else to ride the route for me, but I knew there were important letters in the mail, and it had to come through. So I kept on, hoping I would get better. But I grew worse, and I had to slow up. I thought I'd never get here! But I did." And he shut his lips grimly.Pony express riders have to be made of stern stuff and they have to keep on their routes in rain or shine, calm or storm; and often when it is torture to sit in the saddle on a galloping horse."You'd better get your supper, Jack," advised Mrs. Watson."No, I don't feel like eating," the lad objected."Yes, you'd better, son," said his father. "There's no telling what you may have to do tonight, and it is possible you will have to ride for me to-morrow, though I hope I'll be able. But eat, and keep up your strength."This was good advice, and Jack realized it. So he sat down to the meal which Mrs. Watson had prepared as a finish to her housekeeping work earlier that day. Jac..

商品規格

書名 / Jack of the Pony Express
作者 / Frank V. Webster
簡介 / Jack of the Pony Express:,BookExcerpt:...aveturnedbackthen,andgottensomeoneelsetoridetherouteforme,butIknewtherewereimportantlettersinthemail,andithadtocometh
出版社 / Ingram International Inc
ISBN13 / 9798717145718
ISBN10 /
EAN / 9798717145718
誠品26碼 /
尺寸 / 20.3X12.7X0.8CM
重量(g) / 149.7
語言 / 3:英文
級別 / N:無
頁數 / 144
裝訂 / P:平裝

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