Vaughan. Old Hendrik's Tales

Today's free book is Old Hendrik's Tales by Arthur Owen Vaughan. The author is best known as a Welsh patriot and nationalist; he fought in the Boer War, and this book dates to the time he spent in South Africa. You can read about his life and career at Wikipedia.

For the table of contents, check at the bottom of this post below the image.

The book is available at Project Gutenberg, Internet Archive, Hathi Trust, and Google Books. You can get a free Kindle ebook from Amazon too!



Why Old Baboon has that Kink in his Tail.
Old Jackal and Young Baboon.
Why Old Jackal Danced the War-Dance.
How Old Jackal got the Pigs.
When Ou’ Wolf built his House.
Ou’ Wolf lays a Trap.
Ou’ Jackalse takes Ou’ Wolf a-Sheep Stealing.
When the Birds would choose a King which tells also why the white owl only flies by night.
Why Old Jackal slinks his Tail.
Why Little Hare has such a Short Tail.
The Bargain for the Little Silver Fishes.
Why the Tortoise has no Hair on.
Why the Ratel is so Keen on Honey.



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