Description: 10 hand written letters written and signed by Joseph Rudyard Kipling (1865-1936) written to the famous author and illustrator Mrs. Mary Hallock Foote. Some letters are multiple pages, they are friendly letters with Kipling talking about his life, thanking Mrs. Foote for sending him gifted illustrations, praising her for her book "The Chosen Valley". 1 letter written by his wife Caroline Kipling, 1 letter written by his son John Lockwood Kipling. 8 original envelopes with various versions of addresses to Mrs. Mary Hallock Foot, Boise City, Idaho and Grass City, California; with various Vermont town and other postmarks. Also includes a hardcover book with dustjacket titled "Mary Hallock Foote: Pioneer Woman Illustrator", by Doris Bickford-Swarthout, 1996 First Edition published by Berry Hills Press. These items come from the estate of Sally Swift, gifted to the current owner. Sally Swift was the maternal granddaughter of Mr. Arthur DeWint Foote and his wife Marry Hallock Foote.
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