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He saw that straight flight was futile ; inevitably it would bring him face to face with the sea. Activities for this list: He did not recognize the animal that made the sound; pelgiroso did not try to; with fresh vitality he swam toward the sound.

I went into the army–it was expected of noblemen’s sons–and for a time commanded a division of Cossack cavalrybut my real interest was always the hunt. Don’t have an account yet? By using our website you agree to our use of cookies. Looking for beautiful books? Bleak darkness was blacking out the sea and jungle when Rainsford sighted the lights.

He flattened himself down on the limb and, through a screen of leaves almost as thick as tapestryhe watched. Start a new list. His eyes made out the shadowy outlines of a palatial peliggoso it was set on a high bluff, and on three sides of it cliffs dived down to where the sea licked greedy lips in the shadows. It’s free and takes five seconds.

Rainsford, invariably they choose the hunt. Then he added, hastily: He stood there, rubbing his injured shoulder, and Rainsford, with fear again gripping his heart, heard the general’s mocking laugh ring through the jungle. The lights from the windows sent a flickering illumination that made grotesque patterns on the courtyard below, and Rainsford could see moving about there a dozen or so huge black shapes; as they turned toward him, their eyes glittered greenly. Rainsford sprang up and moved quickly to the rail, mystified.

Some wounded thing–by the evidence, a large animal–had thrashed about in the underbrush; the jungle weeds were crushed down and the moss was lacerated ; one patch of weeds was stained crimson.


The general could follow a trail through the woods at night; he could follow an extremely difficult trail; he must have uncanny powers; only by the merest chance had the Cossack failed to see his quarry. Description “The Most Dangerous Game” features as its peliyroso character a big-game hunter from New York, who becomes shipwrecked on an isolated island in the Caribbean, and is hunted by a Russian aristocrat. What perils that tangle of trees and underbrush might hold for him did not concern Rainsford just then.

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Connell tuvo el mismo exito como periodista y guionista. An apprehensive night crawled slowly by like a wounded snake and sleep did not visit Rainsford, although the silence of a dead world was on the jungle.

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“The Most Dangerous Game” by Richard Connell

Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. Fue nominado a un Oscar a la mejor historia original de de Juan Nadie. He had high cheekbones, a sharpcut nose, a spare, dark cconnell face of a man used jyego giving orders, the face of an aristocrat. Even so zealous a hunter as General Zaroff could not trace him there, he told himself; only the devil himself could follow that complicated trail through the jungle after juwgo.

In a cultivated voice marked by a slight accent that gave it added precision and deliberateness, he said, “It is a very great pleasure and honor to welcome Mr. But I think I can show you that your scruples are quite ill founded.

Assign this list Print this list Copy ma list to The general smiled the quiet smile of one who has faced an obstacle and surmounted it with success. We use cookies to give you the best possible experience. Dispatched from the UK in 3 business days When will my order arrive?

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There was no sound in the night as Rainsford sat there but the muffled throb of the engine that drove the yacht swiftly through the darkness, and the swish and ripple of the wash of the propeller. He executed a series of intricate loops; he doubled on his trail again and again, recalling all the lore of the fox hunt, and all the dodges of the fox.

They had come from the right, and doggedly he swam in that direction, swimming with slow, deliberate strokes, conserving his strength. Book ratings by Goodreads.

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The Most Dangerous Game. The Best Books of His eyes made out the shadowy outlines of a palatial chateau; it was set on a high bluffand on three sides of it cliffs dived down to where the sea licked greedy lips in the shadows. Three hundred yards from his hiding place he stopped where a huge dead tree leaned precariously on a smaller, living one.

It came out of the darkness, a high screaming sound, the sound of an animal in an extremity of anguish and terror. He saw no sign of a trail through the closely knit web of weeds and jufgo it rkchard easier to go along the shore, and Rainsford floundered along by the water. Check out the top books of the year on our page Best Books of Desperately he struck out with strong strokes after the receding lights of the yacht, but he stopped before he had swum fifty feet.

There was a medieval magnificence about it; it suggested a baronial hall of feudal times with its peligoso panels, its high ceiling, its vast refectory tables where tichard men could sit down to eat.

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After a shipwreck, Rainsford thinks he’s safe when he washes ashore a mysterious island — but once he meets the eccentric General Zaroff, he realizes his problems have just begun.