Early Verse - Rudyard Kipling 1900 - Rare Japan Vellum edition.
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Early Verse - Rudyard Kipling - Published by Charles Scribners & Sons 1900. This is the limited edition Volume XVII in the Outward Bound Edition of Kipling’s collected works. Limited to t wo hundred and four sets, of which this is No.8, which were printed on Japan vellum, bound in yellow raw silk bearing green half levant morocco spines lettered in gold.This edition contains 17 poems from Kipling's school newspaper and Indian newspapers not previously published in book form. It also includes the poems from "Schoolboy Lyrics" and "Echoes" This copy features the original yellow raw silk covers with a renewed spine. Internally it is very clean and tight. A very good copy. Rare and difficult to find Bibliographies: Livingston p 44o, Stewart 243, Richards A154 The books I advertise are all from my own personal collection.