London, South Kensington
18 November 2003
KIPLING, Rudyard (1865-1936). Works, London: Macmillan and Co., 1897-1938. 38 volumes only, 8° (218 x 140mm). Portrait frontispiece in first and last volumes. Titles printed in red and black. (Lacking volume XXXIII, occasional light spotting). Original cloth gilt (most spines faded, a little rubbed). Edition de Luxe. Stewart pp.563-65.
With 4 volumes only of George John Whyte-Melville's Works and volumes 1-17 only of The Connoisseur (London, 1901-1907).
The lot sold not subject to return. (59)
Contact Client Service
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Asia +852 2760 1766
No VAT on hammer price or buyer's premium
The Vice President of Christie’s Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art in Hong Kong talks about a career defining discovery, his grandmother’s jade jewellery and a Japanese Buddhist temple
20th Century season gets underway with the Impressionist and Modern Art Evening Sale, which totals $191.9 million