Publisher Garden City, New York: Doubleday, Page and Company, 1926.
Illustration Fold-out mp and illustrations.
Seller ID 003717
From the Mandalay Works of Rudyard Kipling. - This volume is a compilation of essays on the life and works of India-born English novelist, short story writer and poet (Joseph) Rudyard Kipling (1865 - 1936) who was awarded the Nobel Prize for literature. Dark brown cloth covered boards. Paste-on spine title. Top edge gilt, a bit dulled. Unique in dust jacket, some loss and worn; now in a protective Mylar sleeve. Bindings firm, text clean with mild toning. Decorated endpages. Minimal wear. 8 1/8 inches tall. 121 pages. Contains Several articles/essays plus an index of Kipling's writings. The 5 essays and their authors are: 1, Kipling at Home (Irvin S. Cobb); 2, Rudyard Kipling: A Biographical Sketch (Anice Page Cooper); 3, Rudyard Kipling's Place in Literature (Richard Le Galliene); 4, Rudyard Kipling (William Lyon Phelps); and, 5, Rudyard Kipling as a Frenchman Sees Him (Andre Chevrillon).