ISBN 9788129103581,Rupa Book Of Shikar Stories

Rupa Book Of Shikar Stories


Ruskin Bond


Rupa & Co



Rupa & Co

Publication Year 2004

ISBN 9788129103581

ISBN-10 8129103583


Number of Pages 140 Pages
Language (English)


Thrilling tales of true adventure in the jungles of India. Big game hunter and others descibe their encounters with maneating tigers, musth elephants, panthers, and other predators in a land still teeming with wildlife. Men sought the Jungle for sport, for adventure and for the freedom that only the great forest could offer. Complete your collection of Rusking Bond's popular Rupa anthologies with this, the lucky 12th in the series. About Author : Ruskin Bond, resident of Mussoorie, is a well-known writer of fiction and a raconteur parexcellence. His Tales and Legends from India, Angry River, Strange Men, Strange Places, The Blue Umbrella, A Long Walk of Bina and Hanuman to the Rescue are also availabel in Rupa Paperback. The Rusking Bond's Children's Omnibus has been a firm favourite with young readers for several years. Ghost Stories form the Raj, The Rupa Book of Great Animal Stories, The Rupa book of True Tales of Mystery and Adventure, The Rupa Book of Ruskin Bond's Himalayan Tales, The Rupa Book of Great Suspense Stories, The Rupa Laughter Omnibus, The Rupa Book of Scary Stories, The Rupa book of Haunted Houses, The Rupa Book of Travellers' Tales, The Rupa Book of Great Crime Stories and The Rupa Book of Nightmare Tales are eleven of his recent anthologies for Rupa. Contents : Introduction The Tiger and the Terrier A Letter from the Jungle A Further Letter from the Jungle The Panther and The Shepherd Indian Lions Some Panthers An Adventure with a Tigress The Midnight Visitor Hunting with a Camera Drought in the Jungle Shooting in the Doon Hunters of Souls Encounters with Big Game On the Banks of the Narbada The Haunts of Isabeline