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    Sale 1922

    Fine Printed Books and Manuscripts Including Americana

    3 December 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 536

    KIPLING, Rudyard (1865-1936). Just So Stories For Little Childen. London: Macmillan and Co., 1902.

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    Estimate

    KIPLING, Rudyard (1865-1936). Just So Stories For Little Childen. London: Macmillan and Co., 1902.

    8o. Illustrated by Kipling. Red morocco gilt, inlay of an elephant and palm tree on front cover, spine gilt, edges gilt, original cloth covers bound-in, by Bayntun-Riviere; cloth slipcase. Provenance: gift inscription on front flyleaf.

    FIRST EDITION. Livingston 267.

    [With:]

    KIPLING. The Jungle Book. - The Second Jungle Book. London: Macmillan and Co., 1894-1895.

    Together 2 volumes, 8o. Blue calf gilt, gilt-stamped image of a tiger on front cover and a wolf on the rear cover, spines gilt, edges gilt, original cloth covers bound-in (some very minor rubbing to spines); cloth slipcase.

    FIRST EDITIONS. Livingston 104, 116. (3)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF MRS. CHARLES W. ENGLEHARD