Bayard  from Bengal cover

Bayard from Bengal

F. Anstey (1856-1934)

1. From Calcutta to Cambridge oversea Route
2. How Mr. Bhosh Delivered a Damsel from a Dememted Cow
3. The Involuntary Fascinator
4. A Kick from a Friendly Foot
5. The Duel to the Death
6. Lord Jolly Is Satisfied
7. The Adventure of the Unwieldy Gift Horse
8. A Rightabout Facer for Mr. Bhosh
9. The Dark Horse
10. Trust Her Not! She Is Fooling Thee!
11. Stone Walls Do Not Make a Cage
12. A Race Against Time
13. A Sensational Derby Struggle
14. A Grand Finish
15. The Parables of Piljosh

(*) Your listen progress will be continuously saved. Just bookmark and come back to this page and continue where you left off.


The estimable gentleman, Chunder Bindabun Bhosh, ESQ., B.A., travels from his native India to England, with his impeccable English and manners, which immediately mark him as a foreigner, and embarks on an enviable program of escapades. These stories are the product of the fertile imagination of Hurry Bungsho Jabberjee, B.A., a nom de plume for the humorist F. Anstey, which is a further nom de plume for Thomas Anstey Guthrie. Whether rescuing a nubile maiden from a charging bull or falling in love with said nubile maiden, Mr. Bosh, B. A. cannot help but perform with the requisite humor to engage our attention.