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KIPLING, Rudyard.

The Works.

Availability: In stock

Published: New York Doubleday, Page & Company, 1914-26

Stock Code: 132739

£9,500
signed
OR On display in Exhibit

Notes

The Seven Seas Edition, number 435 of 1,050 copies signed by the author on the half-title of vol. I. This was issued by Doubleday as the counterpart to the Bombay Edition, published by Macmillan in London. A particularly attractive set, beautifully bound by the workshop of Henry Stikeman, one of the leading American binders of the period.

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Description

27 volumes, octavo (237 x 161 mm). Contemporary burgundy morocco by Stikeman, spines gilt lettered direct, compartments with double fillet panels enclosing trefoil foilate motifs on a field of gilt dots, sawtooth pattern on the raised bands, sides with double fillet frame enclosing panel of trailing stems and repeated trefoils and dots, gilt ruled turn-ins, marbled endpapers, top edges gilt.

Illustrations

Title pages printed in red and black.

Condition

A fine set.

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