The Stolen White Elephant

The Stolen White Elephant

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Synopsis

The following curious history was related to me by a chance railway acquaintance. He was a gentleman more than seventy years of age, and his thoroughly good and gentle face and earnest and sincere manner imprinted the unmistakable stamp of truth upon every statement which fell from his lips. He said: You know in what reverence the royal white elephant of Siam is held by the people of that country. You know it is sacred to kings, only kings may possess it, and that it is, indeed, in a measure even superior to kings, since it receives not merely honor but worship. Very well; five years ago, when the troubles concerning the frontier line arose between Great Britain and Siam, it was presently manifest that Siam had been in the wrong

Book information

ISBN: 9798696698793
Publisher: Independently Published
Imprint: Independently Published
Pub date:
Language: English
Number of pages: 26
Weight: 41g
Height: 216mm
Width: 140mm
Spine width: 1mm