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The Second Jungle Book by Rudyard Kipling
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The Second Jungle Book (original 1895; edition 2009)

by Rudyard Kipling

Series: Jungle Books (2)

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Presents more adventures of Mowgli, a boy reared by a pack of wolves, and the wild animals of the jungle. Also includes other short stories set in India.
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Since I have not read the first Jungle Book, the Mowgli stories were a bit hard to follow at times but I did enjoy the non-Jungle stories more than I expected. I was expecting to find the usual Kipling problems of "White Man's Burden" perspective but there was pleasantly little of it.
  amyem58 | Jan 21, 2020 |
Il voto riguarda le sole "Storie di Mowgli", che ne giustificano la lettura. La maggior parte degli altri racconti di contorno sono piuttosto noiosi e non sempre originali; talvolta stonano un po' con l'ambientazione. ( )
  Mlvtrglvn | Jan 5, 2018 |
I was completely captivated by these stories. This is a book I could not put down. ( )
  caseybp | Aug 3, 2017 |
Not quite as entertaining as the first collection of stories. There's no doubt that the Mowgli stories are the best. ( )
  nwdavies | Aug 21, 2014 |
The book appears to be written for children, but this can be misleading. The story is so much more of than fiction. The author hints at this when he includes in this book lines like "money is the only thing that changes hands but never gets warmer" ( )
  Rabascaa | Apr 4, 2013 |
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Rudyard Kiplingprimary authorall editionscalculated
Watson, AldrenIllustratorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Detmold, Edward JuliusIllustratorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Eccles, DavidIllustratorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Kipling, J. LockwoodIllustratorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Tull, PatrickNarratorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
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Das Gesetz des Dschungels - es ist bei weitem das älteste Gesetz der Welt - enthält Vorkehrungen für nahezu alles was dem Dschungel-Volk zustoßen mag, so daß sein Regelwerk nun so volkommen ist, wie Zeit und Gewohnheit es nun machen können.
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Presents more adventures of Mowgli, a boy reared by a pack of wolves, and the wild animals of the jungle. Also includes other short stories set in India.

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