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Kipling, Rudyard
THE JUNGLE BOOKS, COMPRISING:
LOT SOLD. 500 GBP
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Kipling, Rudyard
THE JUNGLE BOOKS, COMPRISING:
LOT SOLD. 500 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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Kipling, Rudyard
THE JUNGLE BOOKS, COMPRISING:
i) The Jungle Book. New York: The Century Co., 1894, first American edition, illustrated by J.L. Kipling, W.H. Drake and P. Frenzeny, original olive green cloth illustrated and lettered in gilt and blind, plain endpapers, top edge gilt, extremities bumped and slightly worn; ii) The Second Jungle Book. New York: The Century Co., 1900, later edition, illustrated by J.L. Kipling, original olive green cloth uniformly illustrated with first volume except now with elephant blocked in black on upper cover, animals similarly in black on the spine, plain endpapers, top edge gilt, DUST-JACKET, dust-jacket slightly browned with extremities slightly frayed; both 8vo (2)
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Literature

Richards A77 and cf A84

Catalogue Note

As noted by Richards, with reference to The Jungle Book, "although the American edition, appearing 22 May 1894... was published the same day as the English (First) Edition, there are many differences between the two".

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