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Title: Rab and his friends
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Language: English
Created by:
  • John Brown (Author)
  • Hermann Simon (Illustrator)
  • Edmund H. Garrett (Author)
Abstract: This short story is based on the author's childhood, and about his relationship with Rab, a name which is a Lowland Scots form of "Rob" - who is a huge mastiff dog. He is described as being old, gray, brindled and as big as a Highland bull". He is extremely loyal and loving and their relationship continues for six years until tragedy strikes Rab's owner and his family.

Publisher: J. B. Lippincott Company
Published: 1890
Published in: United States
Contributed by: Boston Public Library

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