By Rudyard Kipling
Allahabad   A.H. Wheeler & Co
8.5" by 5.5" [11], 12-93, [7], 8-96, [7] 8-114, [unpaginated], [1], 2-104pp
A decorative anthology of five of Rudyard Kipling's noted short stories in half morocco binding with marbled paper boards.
By Rudyard Kipling

1889-90 Tales: Soldiers Three, In Black and White, Under the Deodars, Phantom Rickshaw, Wee Willie Winkie

Allahabad   A.H. Wheeler & Co
8.5" by 5.5" [11], 12-93, [7], 8-96, [7] 8-114, [unpaginated], [1], 2-104pp
A decorative anthology of five of Rudyard Kipling's noted short stories in half morocco binding with marbled paper boards.
£400.00
: 1kgs / : 775J10

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Decorative Binding, Early Edition, Fine Binding, Leather Binding, Uncommon

This is a collection of short stories by famous English writer Rudyard Kipling. This anthology includes 'Soldiers Three', 'In Black and White', 'Under the Deodars', 'Phantom Rickshaw', and 'Wee Willie Winkie'. 'Soldiers Three' is a 3rd edition; 'In Black and White' is a 1st edition; 'Under the Deodars' is a 1st edition; 'The Phantom Rickshaw' is a 2nd edition; 'Wee Willie Winkie' is a 2nd edition. In a Birdsall of Northampton binding, with their binder's stamp to the verso of front endpaper. Former owner's bookplate to the verso of front endpaper, 'Freeth'. Rudyard Kipling is most famous for 'The Jungle Book', which was made into a film by Walt Disney Pictures in 1967. Kipling is known for his short stories, many of which are included in this anthology of his work.

Condition

In half morocco binding with marbled paper board covers. Externally, smart with some rubbing to the extremities and raised bands. Previous owner's bookplate to the verso of front endpaper, 'Freeth' surname and family crest. Bibliographic notes in pencil to the recto of front free-endpaper. Internally, firmly bound and pages bright and clean. Shropshire Library stamp to the verso of 'Soldiers Three' title page. Inscription on dedication page for 'Soldiers Three' and on title page for 'Phantom Rickshaw' and 'Wee Willie Winkie' - 'Mari, Donaldson Hudson. May 1890'.

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