Imgar; A Story of India

Imgar; A Story of India

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1890 edition. Excerpt: ... inferior creatures compared to these of the caravan. The children were very desirous of riding with the procession in a parade, whereupon Oleska went and interrupted Pomposky's fetwah discourse by requesting the prince to parade again for the benefit of the children, which was gladly acceded to. Imgar requested Judge Pomposky to ride also; then the children insisted on the Judge riding; one of them wanted to put a rosette on the lapel of his coat. " Wait until I go and adjourn court, then I will," consented the Judge, going at once in a gait that was for him rapid, to the observers comical. To the J udge's horror the court room was overcrowded with noisy men, half of whom were drunken. Solisky was in the pulpit, with Hatulka to his right and Pevolai to his left, all three delivering inflammatory speeches. The Guards stood sentinel just below them. Special denouncement was aimed at Latolski and O. C. S. E. wearers. The Judge shakeserning, fetwah manual in hand, edged and elbowed his way to the pulpit, where in stentorian tones he commanded silence, ordering the premises vacated, and began to read law to the desecrators of the temple of justice. The crowd hooted sarcastically, hallooing that this was an emergency. Solisky was imperant for Judge Pomposky to maintain stillness, forbade even him interfering with this important meeting, which occasioned contention. "Ahem! I am outrageously meddlesome, ain't I? " exclaimed the Judge. " You are, sir! " peremptorily replied Solisky. " Realize you not that court is unadjourned? " " No, observe order." " This is flagrant contempt of court! Who is vested with supreme authority here, I pray thee and Hindi, Latolski...show more

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  • Paperback | 36 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 2mm | 82g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236860179
  • 9781236860170