By W. E. Johns
This comprises 13 brief tales approximately Biggles' adolescence in India. The publication has a quick prologue referred to as 'A notice in Advance' and a quick epilogue referred to as 'In Conclusion'.
The tales are as follows:-
A try out OF NERVE
Biggles does the bravest factor in his existence so that it will retailer the lifetime of his buddy, Captain John Lovell.
A bankruptcy OF ADVENTURES
Biggles saves his buddy Habu from loss of life on a collapsing rope bridge.
Biggles is helping to take on a wounded leopard and an apprehension crazed elephant.
DEATH within the WATER
Biggles saves a tender boy from the jaws of a crocodile and later returns to kill it.
THE gigantic undesirable BEAR
Biggles is going on a endure hunt with Captain John Lovell with a few unforeseen results.
THE person who acquired AWAY
Biggles has an stumble upon with an immense python and breaks a tendon in his calf.
A kind of EDUCATION
Biggles saves an Indian lady from a rabid puppy whilst he shoots it.
Biggles is charged through a buffalo and trapped in a tree. Later he's charged by means of a wild boar.
Biggles saves his buddy Sula Dowla from murderous Indians, participants of the thuggee cult.
THE BLACK INTRUDER
A look for honey ends up in an come across with a Black Panther, which Biggles has to shoot.
A PROFESSOR LEARNS A LESSON
Biggles acts as an interpreter for a Professor and has to save lots of his lifestyles whilst he falls off a cliff.
THE silly TIGER
Biggles is attacked via an injured tiger yet fails to kill it. His father and John Lovell hunt it down.
THE final ADVENTURE
Biggles saves a guy who's attacked by means of a leopard. 3 weeks later he is going to varsity in England.
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The place are the tablets? ” “I left them—in—the haversack. ” The phrases led to a spasm. “The haversack! ” James’ personal center looked as if it would die in him as he remembered the haversack have been left within the headman’s apartment. His mind whirled. with out the pills... through sunlight it'd be too past due. He couldn't take a seat there and watch his better half die. His mind cleared abruptly as he perceived there has been just one factor for it. The tablets must be fetched. He seemed down. someplace within the blackness less than the goat bleated dismally. there has been a brand new notice in its voice. Terror. The regular patter of raindrops drowned all different sounds. Now he knew what he needed to do James didn't hesitate. First he took off the lengthy muffler that he had fairly worn as a defense opposed to mosquitoes and tied the Skipper’s arm to a department in order that he couldn't fall off the machan. He picked up the torch and directed the beam into the clearing. however the beam was once vulnerable and didn't achieve a ways. All he may well see used to be the goat. It used to be status inflexible, watching a definite aspect of the jungle. He flicked off the torch and placed it in his pocket. Then, chilly with any such worry as he had by no means identified, he went down the stairs. at the flooring, torch in hand, he trigger up the song that resulted in the village. Then a nightmare by no means to be forgotten. To make issues worse, the sunshine of the torch dropped to a glimmer, its battery it seems that exhausted. James walked on at a gentle speed. basically by means of an attempt did he chorus from breaking right into a run which he knew might lead to panic-stricken flight. His purely wish, he informed himself, used to be to maintain his head. The raindrops splashed, each drop a stealthy rustle, a footstep within the jungle. The village got here into sight. many of the homes confirmed lighting. each door was once close, as he anticipated. He reached the 1st. A low murmur of voices got here from within. He knocked. The voices stopped. He may listen no stream. He banged at the door. “Let me in,” he shouted, feeling his nerve failing. The door remained closed. Even at that poor second he couldn't blame the fear-petrified humans inside of. He walked directly to the subsequent door. a similar factor occurred. It took one other attempt to stroll the fifty yards to the headman’s apartment. a gentle confirmed on the window however the door in fact used to be close and bolted. He hammered on it, shouting “Open”. No solution. “Open the door, it’s me. ” No resolution. His voice rose. “Shall I inform the realm that Hamid Lal with a medal has the liver of a fowl? ” he yelled desperately. A pause. A bolt was once drawn. The door opened an inch. James thrust it broad and rushed in. Even ahead of he may possibly flip he heard the door slammed and bolted. Hamid Lal stared at him, eyes saucering with dismay. He appeared incapable of speech. “Lovell sahib is sick,” trained James curtly. “He should have drugs. It’s in right here. ” He picked up the haversack and became out the contents. one other second and the little bottle of drugs was once in his pocket. “I desire a torch,” he went on tersely. Hamid Lai pointed to a host that leaned opposed to the wall; brief sticks with a package of dry grass and brushwood tied to the tip.