Adventures in Australia By W. H. G. Kingston Pdf

Adventures in Australia By  W. H. G. Kingston Pdf

Download Adventures in Australia By W. H. G. Kingston Pdf book free online – from Adventures in Australia By W. H. G. Kingston Pdf book; A couple of young men go to Australia to stay awhile with the uncle of one of them. While on the way up to the uncle’s station they meet with various adventures.

Some years ago two travellers, mounted on wiry yet strong looking steeds, were wending their way through a forest in Australia. They were both young and dressed much alike in broad-brimmed pith hats, loose red shirts, corduroy trousers and high boots with spurs Some years ago two travellers, mounted on wiry yet strong looking steeds, were wending their way through a forest in Australia. They were both young and dressed much alike in broad-brimmed pith hats, loose red shirts, corduroy trousers and high boots with spurs. Adventures in Australia By W. H. G. Kingston Pdf

Each of them had stuck in his belt an axe, a brace of pistols, and a long knife; while at his back was slung a serviceable-looking rifle, showing that they were prepared to defend themselves, should they encounter any treacherous blacks, a very possible contingency at that period of the country’s history. They were followed by an active native also mounted, who led a horse carrying their baggage. Adventures in Australia By W. H. G. Kingston Pdf

The scenery was not especially attractive, indeed so great was its sameness that alone they would have been utterly unable to find their way. On either side rose tall stringy-bark and other gum-trees, their curious and narrow leaves affording scarcely any shelter from the rays of the almost vertical sun, the huge white stems from which the bark hung down in ragged masses giving them a weird and dreary aspect.Adventures in Australia By W. H. G. Kingston Pdf

We soon hobbled the horses in the usual fashion, fastening their legs together with leathern straps in such a way as to make it impossible for them to move beyond a slow walk, so that if they were inclined to stray they could not go far. Adventures in Australia By W. H. G. Kingston Pdf

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