Lot 55: 3 Books incl THE SECOND JUNGLE BOOK, 1st edition.
December 1, 2016
Falls Church, VA, USALive Auction
Description: Kipling, Rudyard. 3 Titles. ++ THE SECOND JUNGLE BOOK. Decorated by John Lockwood Kipling. NY: Century Co., 1895. 1st edition (preceding the 1st British by 3 days, with textual differences). , 324 pp. 8vo. Brick orange cloth with gilt lettering and orange decorations, teg. External soiling, very good. Moderate foxing to eps. Livingston 117, p145. ++ KIPLING CALENDAR. Lon: Hodder and Stoughton, (nd). [Consists of quotations from as late as 1923. Livingston 485, p419.] 12mo. Blue cloth, in light blue dj. Very good, dj has wear and soil to edges, chips to djs spine ends, djs spine darkened but 3/6 Net price remains visible. ++ THE YEARS BETWEEN. Lon: Methuen and Co. 1st edition: First Published in 1919 on verso of title, IK/2/19 at lower corner of last ads page, 7/6 Net on dj spine. 12mo. [blank leaf], -, 159, , ads  pp. Maroon cloth with gilt lettering on spine. Very good, gilt top edge slightly dulled. Creasing and minor wear to djs spine ends. Livingston 442. 2.4 Lb.