Richard Connell

The Most Dangerous Game

“The Most Dangerous Game” features as its main character a big-game hunter from New York, who becomes shipwrecked on an isolated island in the Caribbean, and is hunted by a Russian aristocrat.

The story is an inversion of the big-game hunting safaris in Africa and South America that were fashionable among wealthy Americans in the 1920s.
28 printed pages

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    his thick eyebrows and pointed military mustache were as black as the night from which Rainsford had come.
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    "Don't talk rot
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    "One superstitious sailor can taint the whole ship's company with his fear."

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