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Rudyard Kipling Book Under the Deodars UK First Edition 1888

Rudyard Kipling Under the Deodars UK First Edition 1888

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Author: Rudyard Kipling

 

Title: Under the Deodars

 

Year of Publication: not dated but was published in 1888

 

Edition: first edition

 

Publisher: Sampson Low, Marston, Searle and Rivington, London

 

 

Brief Details of this Book:

 

Under the Deodars is in the Indian Railway Library series number 4.. Rudyard Kipling was born on 30th December 1865 and so was just 23 years of age when this book was published, making this one of the first Rudyard Kipling books to have been published.

 

There are 96 numbered pages which contain the Title Page, a Preface by Rudyard Kipling, a Contents Page, and 6 Rudyard Kipling short stories as follows:

 

  1. The Education of Otis Yeere,
  2. At the Pit’s Mouth,
  3. A Wayside Comedy,
  4. The Hill of Illusion,
  5. A Second-Rate Woman, and
  6. Only a Subaltern.

 

 

Condition of the Binding:

 

The Under the Deodars soft covers are in Good condition being complete with very small loss to the top edge of the front cover, some fading, and loss to over fifty per cent of the spine, but the covers and pages are still attached to the rest of the book after more than 120 years.

 

 

Condition of the Pages:

 

    The pages are exceptionally clean with only the most minimal of age toning, being in overall Very Good condition.

     

     

    Enlarged Images:

     

    Rudyard Kipling Under the Deodars 1888 Front Cover
    Rudyard Kipling Under the Deodars 1888 Back Cover
    Rudyard Kipling Under the Deodars 1888 Title Page
    Rudyard Kipling Under the Deodars 1888 Contents Page
    Rudyard Kipling Under the Deodars 1888 Inside Image 3
    Rudyard Kipling Under the Deodars 1888 Inside Image 4
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    Rudyard Kipling Under the Deodars 1888 Inside Image 6