The Bush Boys: History and Adventures of a Cape Farmer and his Family
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The Bush Boys: History and Adventures of a Cape Farmer and his Family

By Mayne Reid
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Table of Contents
  • Captain Mayne Reid
  • "The Bush Boys"
    • Chapter One.
      • The Boors.
    • The Boors.
    • Chapter Two.
      • The “Kraal.”
    • The “Kraal.”
    • Chapter Three.
      • The “Springhaan.”
    • The “Springhaan.”
    • Chapter Four.
      • A talk about Locusts.
    • A talk about Locusts.
    • Chapter Five.
      • The Locust-Flight.
    • The Locust-Flight.
    • Chapter Six.
      • “Inspann and Trek!”
    • “Inspann and Trek!”
    • Chapter Seven.
      • “Water! Water!”
    • “Water! Water!”
    • Chapter Eight.
      • The fate of the Hero.
    • The fate of the Hero.
    • Chapter Nine.
      • A Lion “Couchant.”
    • A Lion “Couchant.”
    • Chapter Ten.
      • A Lion in the Trap.
    • A Lion in the Trap.
    • Chapter Eleven.
      • The Death of the Lion.
    • The Death of the Lion.
    • Chapter Twelve.
      • A talk about Lions.
    • A talk about Lions.
    • Chapter Thirteen.
      • The travellers benighted.
    • The travellers benighted.
    • Chapter Fourteen.
      • The “Trek-Boken.”
    • The “Trek-Boken.”
    • Chapter Fifteen.
      • Spooring for a Spring.
    • Spooring for a Spring.
    • Chapter Sixteen.
      • The terrible “Tsetse.”
    • The terrible “Tsetse.”
    • Chapter Seventeen.
      • The Long-Horned Rhinoceros.
    • The Long-Horned Rhinoceros.
    • Chapter Eighteen.
      • A heavy combat.
    • A heavy combat.
    • Chapter Nineteen.
      • The Death of the Elephant.
    • The Death of the Elephant.
    • Chapter Twenty.
      • Turned Hunters.
    • Turned Hunters.
    • Chapter Twenty One.
      • “Jerking” an Elephant.
    • “Jerking” an Elephant.
    • Chapter Twenty Two.
      • The hideous Hyena.
    • The hideous Hyena.
    • Chapter Twenty Three.
      • Stalking the Ourebi.
    • Stalking the Ourebi.
    • Chapter Twenty Four.
      • Little Jan’s Adventure.
    • Little Jan’s Adventure.
    • Chapter Twenty Five.
      • A chapter upon Hyenas.
    • A chapter upon Hyenas.
    • Chapter Twenty Six.
      • A house among the tree-tops.
    • A house among the tree-tops.
    • Chapter Twenty Seven.
      • The battle of the wild peacocks.
    • The battle of the wild peacocks.
    • Chapter Twenty Eight.
      • Upon the “Spoor.”
    • Upon the “Spoor.”
    • Chapter Twenty Nine.
      • A rogue Elephant.
    • A rogue Elephant.
    • Chapter Thirty.
      • The missing hunter, and the Wildebeests.
    • The missing hunter, and the Wildebeests.
    • Chapter Thirty One.
      • The Ant-Eater of Africa.
    • The Ant-Eater of Africa.
    • Chapter Thirty Two.
      • Hans chased by the Wildebeest.
    • Hans chased by the Wildebeest.
    • Chapter Thirty Three.
      • Besieged by the Bull.
    • Besieged by the Bull.
    • Chapter Thirty Four.
      • A helpless beast.
    • A helpless beast.
    • Chapter Thirty Five.
      • The elephant’s sleeping-roost.
    • The elephant’s sleeping-roost.
    • Chapter Thirty Six.
      • Making the elephant’s bed.
    • Making the elephant’s bed.
    • Chapter Thirty Seven.
      • The Wild-Asses of Africa.
    • The Wild-Asses of Africa.
    • Chapter Thirty Eight.
      • Planning the capture of the Quaggas.
    • Planning the capture of the Quaggas.
    • Chapter Thirty Nine.
      • The Pit-Trap.
    • The Pit-Trap.
    • Chapter Forty.
      • Driving in the Eland.
    • Driving in the Eland.
    • Chapter Forty One.
      • A wild ride on Quagga-back.
    • A wild ride on Quagga-back.
    • Chapter Forty Two.
      • The Gun-Trap.
    • The Gun-Trap.
    • Chapter Forty Three.
      • The Weaver-Birds.
    • The Weaver-Birds.
    • Chapter Forty Four.
      • The Spitting-Snake.
    • The Spitting-Snake.
    • Chapter Forty Five.
      • The Serpent-Eater.
    • The Serpent-Eater.
    • Chapter Forty Six.
      • Totty and the Chacmas.
    • Totty and the Chacmas.
    • Chapter Forty Seven.
      • The wild hounds and the Hartebeest.
    • The wild hounds and the Hartebeest.
    • Chapter Forty Eight.
      • Conclusion.
      • The End.
    • Conclusion.
    • The End.
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