Kipling, Kim, 1901
800 - 1,200 GBP
From the Library of Christian Heuer
Kim. Macmillan And Co., 1901
8vo, FIRST ENGLISH EDITION, original moderate red cloth lettered in gilt on the spine and with gold medallion elephant design on upper cover, white endpapers, PALE YELLOWISH-GREEN DUST-JACKET, preserved in green cloth case and slipcase, a few short tears and some minor staining to jacket OTHERWISE REMARKABLY FINE
A fine copy in jacket of the first English edition of the author's greatest work (and perhaps the finest novel about the India of the British Empire), published two weeks after the American edition by Doubleday.
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