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Author: Kipling, Rudyard
Title: The Bombay Edition of the Works of Rudyard Kipling
Place Published: London
Publisher:Macmillan and Co.
Date Published: 1913-1927
Description:


26 volumes. (8vo) 24.5x16 cm (9½x6½"), linen-backed blue papered boards with spine labels, top edges gilt. Vols. 1-20 limited to 1050 copies., Vols. 21-26 limited to 500 copies. First Editions.



Volume 1 signed by Kipling at the half title, as issued. Volumes I-XXVI of the Bombay Edition of Kipling's works. The Bombay Edition was initially published in 20 volumes and limited to 1000 copies. Kipling continued to write, and it eventually grew to 31 volumes, the last 11 volumes being limited to 500 copies only.

Condition

General wear and soiling to bindings with toning and foxing to boards, some spine labels with scuffs or small tears and areas of peeling; some hinges cracked, toning to endpapers, some offsetting, interiors otherwise clean; very good.

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The Bombay Edition of the Works of Rudyard Kipling

Estimate $1,000 - $1,500Nov 3, 2016
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