Antique (1909) set of twenty-four (24) first printing hardcover books The Writings in Prose and Verse of Rudyard Kipling. Published by Charles Scriber's Sons, New York.
All books in the set are complete and the included titles are:
- Volume I: Plain Tales from the Hills
- Volume II: Soldiers Three & Military Tales (Part 1)
- Volume III: Soldiers Three & Military Tales (Part 2)
- Volume IV: In Black and White
- Volume V: The Phantom Rickshaw
- Volume VI: Under the Deodars & Other Stories
- Volume VII: The Jungle Book
- Volume VIII: The Second Jungle Book
- Volume IX: Light that Failed
- Volume X: The Naulahka
- Volume XI: Verses
- Volume XII: Captains Courageous
- Volume XIII: The Day's Work (Part 1)
- Volume XIV: The Day's Work (Part 2)
- Volume XV: From Sea to Sea (Part 1)
- Volume XVI: From Sea to Sea (Part 2)
- Volume XIX: Kim
- Volume XX: Just So Stories
- Volume XXI: The Five Nations
- Volume XXII: Traffics and Discoveries
- Volume XXIII: Puck of Pook's Hill
- Volume XXIV: Actions and Reactions
All books in the set are in GOOD! condition. Internal pages show the expected foxing for newsprint of the period. The gold-embossed spines are in FAIR! condition. They show spots of fraying, rub, wear and brittleness from age. Two books shows tears to the top part of the spine. The embossed medallion covers show very little wear. The boards do show blemishes and scratches, small spots of discoloration and wear and rub to the corners and edges. All text in all volumes is clear and legible, imagery bright and vivid with NO! fading apparent. All books have a sturdy spine and bind with NO! pages separating. There are NO! ripped, torn, creased or missing pages in the books and NO! dog-eared corners or margin notations.
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