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A Frontier Mystery

  [english | 1905]  

Bertram Mitford


Summary: [British colonists discover some South Africans are deeper than thought. Fine and gruesome mystery told ironically and beautifully romance not missing. Excellent proofreading quality. Have stacked two more of the author will report.]
Genres: [fiction and literature | mysterydetectiveDownloads: 116

A Secret Of The Lebombo

  [english | 1905]  

Bertram Mitford


Summary: [Another well-written adventure in South Africa from this author with gallant romance included. Mitfords writing pleases especially because of his vivid description of localities and irony regarding British and native people. The key however is in the fascinating stories themselves that are woven into the novel.]
Genres: [adventureDownloads: 499

Aletta

  [english | ]  

Bertram Mitford


Summary: [Aletta by Bertram Mitford. Bertram Mitford 1855-1914 was the author of numerous adventure stories set in Africa.]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 15

Forging The Blades

  [english | 1908]  

Bertram Mitford


Summary: [Forging The Blades by Bertram Mitford. Bertram Mitford 1855-1914 was the author of numerous adventure stories set in Africa.]
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Harley Greenoak Charge

  [english | 1906]  

Bertram Mitford


Summary: [Harley Greenoak S Charge by Bertram Mitford. Harley Greenoak an experienced resourceful up-country hunter undertakes the guidance of a high-spirited adventure-seeking young Englishman visiting South Africa -- a young man with an irresistible tendency towards getting into scrapes. It is Greenoak s especial business to get him out of them. How this is done both before and after the outbreak of the ...]
Genres: [adventureDownloads: 305

Haviland Chum

  [english | 1903]  

Bertram Mitford


Excerpts: [... appear, was not exactly a popular prefect. It subsided however, as by magic, when he darted a glance into the quarter whence it arose. Come here-you, ...... lay in those abominable words-for it meant that no foot could be set outside the school gates until the whole of it was completed. I say, Haviland. ...... past that disciplinarian as he made his way along the field-path, ...]
Genres: [fiction and literature | young readersDownloads: 329

In The Whirl Of The Rising

  [english | 1904]  

Bertram Mitford


Summary: [In The Whirl Of The Rising by Bertram Mitford. Excerpt The smooth regular expanse of bluish-grey leafage stretched away unbroken in whatever direction he might turn his eager despairing gaze and he had got stung by ants and had wasted a deal of much needed vitality in the effort. That was all and now he had not even the strength to climb half a tree if his life had depended upon it. Even an ...]
Genres: [fiction and literature | adventureDownloads: 428

John Ames Native Commissioner

  [english | 1899]  

Bertram Mitford


Excerpts: [... could now go home, and go empty handed. But Nanzicele had no intention of doing anything of the sort. Then that is your `word,' Madula, he said. ...... predicted for her by Shiminya seemed to her just as certain as though it had already befallen her, and the recollection of the horrid animal tearing ...... to the residue. What an abominable noise those people are making, remarked ...]
Genres: [adventureDownloads: 348

Renshaw Fanning Quest

  [english | 1894]  

Bertram Mitford


Excerpts: [... brick. Just a plain parallelogram no attempt at ornamentation, no verandah, not even a stoep. No trace of a garden either, for in this horrible ...... to eat up what little grass the drought has left. Have you brought them, I say. Aha-fine things, locusts. Don't know how we should get on ...... tell you that to be taken ill in a place like this is apt to turn out no joke.. Well, ...]
Genres: [adventureDownloads: 440

The Induna Wife

  [english | 1898]  

Bertram Mitford


Excerpts: [... foil and sweeping rush, with lips still framing the war cry of their king, fierce resolute hands still gripping the deadly charging spear. Now a silent ...... men, and you return, having lost two-not on the spears of a fighting enemy, but in strange fashion. And no one do ye hold accountable for this, but ...... moon was sufficient for us, for the forest trees were of low stature ...]
Genres: [adventureDownloads: 480

The King Assegai

  [english | 1894]  

Bertram Mitford


Excerpts: [... erroneous.]. When there are two bulls of nearly equal size in one kraal, they will not look long at each other before locking their horns. There were ...... `eke you had not dared to stand before me thus. Well now, this is my word: Go and distinguish yourself perform some act bolder than any I ...... [Tshaka], and to allow his warriors to tunga while young-when we gain the land ...]
Genres: [adventureDownloads: 335

The Luck Of Gerard Ridgeley

  [english | 1894]  

Bertram Mitford


Summary: [The Luck Of Gerard Ridgeley by Bertram Mitford. Bertram Mitford 1855-1914 was the author of numerous adventure stories set in Africa.]
Genres: [fiction and literature | adventureDownloads: 25

The Sign Of The Spider

  [english | ]  

Bertram Mitford


Summary: [Author of Renshaw Fannings quest The weird of Deadly Hollow The Kings assengai The white shield The Indunas wife etc. etc.]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 363

The Triumph Of Hilary Blachland

  [english | ]  

Bertram Mitford


Summary: [The Triumph Of Hilary Blachland by Bertram Mitford. Bertram Mitford 1855-1914 was the author of numerous adventure stories set in Africa.]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 175