Author: Rudyard Kipling
Original publication date: 1901
Characters: Kimball "Kim" O'Hara, Mahbub Ali, Teshoo Lama, Lurgan Sahib, Hurree Chunder Mookherjee (Hurree Babu, also The Babu), Abdullah , The Kulu woman (the Sahiba), The Woman of Shamlegh (Lispeth) , The Amritzar girl: a courtesan , The Arain Farmer , Reverend Arthur Bennett, Father Victor , Colonel Creighton: British Army officer and spy,
Book awards: BBC's Big Read (Best loved novel, 2003, No 159), The Modern Library's 100 Best Novels (The Board's List, 78), Radcliffe Publishing Course Top 100 Novels of the 20th Century (95), Guardian 1000 (Crime), 1001 Books You Must Read Before You Die (2006/2008 Edition), Newsweek 50 Books for Our T
Epigraph: Oh ye who tread the Narrow Way By Tophet-flare to Judgment Day,Be gentle when the heathen prayTo Buddha at Kamakura!
First words: He sat, in defiance of municipal orders, astride the gun Zam-Zammah on her brick platform opposite the old Ajaib-Gher - the Wonder House, as the natives call the Lahore Museum.
Last words: He crossed his hands on his lap and smiled, as a man may who has won salvation for himself and his beloved.
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