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Kipling, Rudyard
[THE JUNGLE BOOKS]. MACMILLAN AND CO., 1894-95
Estimate
4,0006,000
LOT SOLD. 5,625 GBP
JUMP TO LOT
307
Kipling, Rudyard
[THE JUNGLE BOOKS]. MACMILLAN AND CO., 1894-95
Estimate
4,0006,000
LOT SOLD. 5,625 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

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Kipling, Rudyard
[THE JUNGLE BOOKS]. MACMILLAN AND CO., 1894-95
The Jungle Book. 1894, illustrations by J.L. Kipling, W.H. Drake and P. Frenzeny, FIRST EDITION; The Second Jungle Book. 1895, illustrations by J.L. Kipling, FIRST ENGLISH EDITION, 2pp. publisher's advertisements at end; both 8vo, original blue pictorial cloth gilt, green endpapers, gilt edges, collector's black morocco folding box by Sangorski and Sutcliffe featuring the original gilt designs from the upper cover of each book, booklabels, some very minor spotting or browning, very slightly bumped at extremities (2)
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Provenance

Mrs J. Insley Blair (Sotheby's New York, 3 December 2004, lot 186)

Literature

Richards A76; A85

Catalogue Note

Exceptional copies in a sumptuous collector's box

English Literature, History, Children’s Books and Illustrations

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