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KIPLING, Rudyard.

The Bombay Edition of the Works....

[Including Plain Tales from the Hills; The Phantom Rickshaw; The Light That Failed; Gunga Din; The Jungle Book; The Second Jungle Book; Captains Courageous; Kim; Just So Stories.]

Availability: In stock

Published: London Macmillan & Co., 1913-19

Stock Code: 130081

£5,750
signed
OR On display in 100 Fulham Road

Notes

The Bombay Edition, first issue one of the original 1,050 sets signed by the author on the half-title of Volume I. The Bombay edition was initially published in 25 volumes and limited to 1,050 copies. Kipling continued to write and the edition eventually grew to 31 volumes, with the later 6 volumes unsigned, and limited to 500 copies only.

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Description

25 volumes, octavo (238 x 162 mm). Contemporary brown half morocco, marbled cloth sides, titles to spines in gilt in three compartments, compartments ruled in gilt and brown, marbled cloth endpapers, top edges gilt, others untrimmed, vols. I-XX by G. P. Putnam's Sons, vols. XXI-XXV, to match, by Stikeman and Co., New York.

Illustrations

Printed in blue and black.

Condition

Occasional wear to spine ends and tips, light rubbing to spines, faint toning to edges; a very good, handsome, set.

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