Sale 17ND01 | Lot 107

KIPLING, RUDYARD Four finely bound early works

Catalogue: The Nelson Doubleday, Jr. Collection
KIPLING, RUDYARD  Four finely bound early works

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Lot 107
KIPLING, RUDYARD Four finely bound early works
, each in full red morocco gilt by The French Binders, the covers with an inlaid elephant head in gray and and ivory morocco, each with the bookplate of Nelson Doubleday. Comprising Soldiers Three, Allahabad, 1888, first edition, second issue, without ads, wrappers bound in; The Story of the Gadsbys, Allahabad, 1888, first edition, probably first issue, retains ads, wrappers bound-in; The Courting of Dinah Shadd and Other Stories, New York, 1890, first edition, retains ads, wrappers bound in; and Out of India, New York, 1895, first edition, covers bound-in. Upper joints starting, some chipping and soiling to wrappers.


C The Nelson Doubleday, Jr. Collection

Estimate: $400 - $600
Sold for $2,812 (includes buyer's premium)

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Estimate: $400 - $600
Sold for $2,812 (includes buyer's premium)

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The Nelson Doubleday, Jr. Collection

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