Land And Sea Tales (1923) by Kipling, Rudyard [Prose & Verse]

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Post by LectorRecitator » January 5th, 2019, 3:11 pm

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∙ Title: Land And Sea Tales, For Scouts And Guides
∙ Author/Editor: Kipling, Rudyard Joseph (1865–1936)
∙ Publisher: The Gresham Publishing Company/Bernhard Tauchnitz
∙ Date/Edition/Impression: © 1923

Readability Information

10 short stories of moderate length, 6 poems of small length and 1 song of small length, plus 2 pages of Preface.
A variety of accents employed by the author in certain stories and poems. The Way That He Took contains fragments in Dutch.

Lector Recitator’s Readability Rating

Not in regards to Subject Matter or Overall Length, but Structure
(i.e., Division of written material into Chapters/Sections & Subchapters/Subsections and their individual length)

∙ 1/5: Laborious
∙ 2/5: Challenging
∙ 3/5: Readable
4/5: Quite Readable ←
∙ 5/5: Exceedingly Readable

Links

https://archive.org/details/in.ernet.dli.2015.24470/page/n7

https://archive.org/details/in.ernet.dli.2015.33248/page/n5

https://archive.org/details/in.ernet.dli.2015.225565 [PAGE 105 MISSING]
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Foon
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Post by Foon » January 20th, 2019, 3:42 pm

This looks interesting, and is going on my "For when I have time"-list :)

Note, though, that the sections you mention are in Dutch, are not actually Dutch--pretty sure it's Afrikaans. :)
Foon - Please correct my pronunciation!

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