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A Desert Episode (short story)

  • Type: Short Story

A Desert Episode is a short story by author Algernon Blackwood. - AsNotedIn

It was the end of a day's expedition in the Arabian Desert, and they were having tea. A few yards away the donkeys munched their barsim; beside them in the sand the boys lay finishing bread and jam. Immense, with gliding tread, the sun's rays slid from crest to crest of the limestone ridges that broke the huge expanse towards the Red Sea.
Algernon Blackwood, A Desert Episode

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Y/M/D Association Description Place Locale Food Event
1914/01/10 Algernon Blackwood Author Algernon Blackwood has "A Desert Episode" in Country Life, Vol 35 No 888.

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Particulars for A Desert Episode (short story):
Vehicle Dahabiyeh a type of passenger boat used on the Nile, from Arabic dhahabiyah, literally: the golden one (that is, gilded barge)
Physiographic Desert Environ
Narrative Arts Fiction prose literature, especially short stories and novels, that describes imaginary events and people
Narrative Arts Narrative an account of connected events
Narrative Arts Prose ordinary written language
Art Type Short Story short form narrative fiction

Original Language: English

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