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KIPLING, Rudyard; Maurice & E. J. Detmold (illus.)

The Jungle Book.

With Illustrations in colour by Maurice and Edward Detmold.

London: Macmillan and Co., Limited, 1908. Stock Code: 131834
£2,000.00
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Finely bound with pictorial block after the original design

First Detmold edition, and their most celebrated joint achievement. The Jungle Book was first published in 1894.

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Description

Octavo. Finely bound by the Chelsea Bindery in red morocco, titles and decoration to spine gilt, pictorial title block to front board gilt, twin rule to turn-ins, dark green endpapers, gilt edges.

Illustrations

Frontispiece and 15 colour plates.

Condition

Minor spotting to a couple of leaves, an excellent copy in a fine binding.

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