The Gate of the Hundred Sorrows (Little Black Classics) by Rudyard Kipling (2015-02-26)
Publish date: 1800
Publisher: Penguin Classics; edition (2015-02-26)
Edition language: English
Goodreads summary: 'Mind you, it was a pukka, respectable opium-house, and not one of those stifling, sweltering chandoo-khanas that you can find all over the City.'Kipling first became famous for his pungent, harsh and shocking stories of northwest India, where he grew up. This is just a small sele...
Rudyard Kipling is best known for The Jungle Book and his Just So Stories, which show his prowess as a writer and his mastery over words and their wonders.The Gate of the Hundred Sorrows just doesn't cut it. It was terribly written and I almost forgot who had written it. His poetry is marvellous, hi...